Yes, the purge date is the date you want. That is the date that the registration number becomes available. The FAA then takes the numbers and compiles a list of available registration numbers which it publishes a little later (they wouldn't admit to me how long that process takes).
Carl - - Morrison, CO
N16CB will fly this year!
Paint booth built and in operation. final fitting of everything soon. Inspection in February?
paid 'til 10-18