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The Ted Smith Aerostar has a very interesting history. Wikipedia has a list of all the models that were built. There's a note there about an Aerostar 800, only one of which was ever built. Does anyone know where that 800 is today?

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According to this page the airframe was donated to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University:

The Superstar airframe was later used as the prototype Aerostar 800. The prototype 800 was the Superstar airframe with two more seats (due to a 32” extension of the cabin) and featured two 400-hp. Lycoming engines. The 800 was under development when Ted unexpectedly passed on in 1976. Piper continued development of the airplane as a replacement for their P Navajo but never certified it and eventually donated the airframe to Emery Riddle [sic] Aeronautical University.

This is the only reference I can find to the ultimate location of the Aerostar 800.

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    $\begingroup$ @Pondlife, you just beat me to that edit :-) $\endgroup$ – DeltaLima Oct 20 '15 at 14:45
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    $\begingroup$ Even though I was searching around their site I never once picked up the misnaming in the linked article. Thanks $\endgroup$ – Jamiec Oct 20 '15 at 14:47
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    $\begingroup$ @DeltaLima :-) Amusingly, someone has even created a Facebook page for "Emery Riddle Aeronautical University" in Kentucky, which is a real ERAU campus. Hopefully the person isn't a student, or that would be really embarrassing... $\endgroup$ – Pondlife Oct 20 '15 at 14:48
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    $\begingroup$ @Pondlife This Page is automatically generated based on what Facebook users are interested in.... Facebook users are obviously interested in mistyped university campuses :) $\endgroup$ – Jamiec Oct 20 '15 at 15:05

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