It’s now fully painted and is on permanent display at the Pima Air and Space Museum in Tucson, Arizona since 1988.
The Bumble Bee II is the current Guinness Book record holder in the Biplane category of World’s Smallest in Dimension Manned Aircraft in 1988.
At Marana Airfield outside of Tucson, Arizona on May 8, 1988 Robert H. Starr, age 66, flew the Bumble Bee II several times for the record.
The previous World Smallest Record holder was Sky Baby. The Pilot & Co-Builder of Skybaby was Robert H. Starr at age 37.