Welcome to Base Leg Aviation, owned and operated by Vic Syracuse of Locust Grove, Georgia. 


Specializing in DAR services for Amateur-Built Aircraft and Light Sport Aircraft, Propeller Balancing, and Pre-Purchase Inspections


Recognized as the Van's RV expert for pre-buys/pre-purchase inspections.


I have over 41 years of Aviation experience, including building 11 award-winning aircraft. 


I am a DAR (Designated Airworthiness Representative)  for 7 Southeastern States and will help you get your Amateur-Built or Light Sport Aircraft Certified.


Commercial Pilot/ CFII ASMEL/ASES, A&P/IA with over 9100 hours in 72 different types of aircraft, including 3 trips to Alaska in our RV-10


​Look for my monthly column "Checkpoints" in the Kitplanes magazine along with other featured articles.


I Chair the Homebuilt Advisory Council at EAA,  am an EAA Technical Counselor and Flight Advisor, and am on the EAA BOD.


​I fly as part of a Stearman Formation Team in airshows throughout the SouthEast U.S.


I am the East Coast Representative for Van's Aircraft and have an RV-10, RV-12, and RV-14 based at KHMP available for demo rides for serious prospective builders. 


See my Linked in profile here: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/dir/vic/syracuse?trk=uno-reg-guest-home-name-search