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Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Regional/Corporate/Utility Turboprop Update for 12-Jul-2017


Updated: 12-Jul-2017 @ 1115


Very quiet start for this Wednesday. There was an earlier flight plan from Voyageur to move the DHC-8-100 back from Muskoka to North Bay after painting, but that seems to have disappeared for the time being.


SH3737 - Short Bros. SD360-300 N970AA Alliance Air Charter (Falcon Leasing Inc.)

Registered 11-Jul-2017; ex D-CCAS, which was delivered across the north Atlantic on 28/29-May-2017.


208B-5408 - Cessna 208B (GC/EX) N648TT Textron Aviation Inc., Wichita, KS

Registered 10-Jul-2017.



FM-29 - Beech King Air B300C N6029S FM29 LLC, Greenwich, CT

Registration cancelled 11-Jul-2017 to United Kingdom. Aircraft was delivered to UK back in Apr-2017, and is seen below at Farnborough with credit to Guido Warnecke.

Guido Warnecke Photo

Tuesday, 11 July 2017

Regional/Corporate/Utility Turboprop Update for 11-Jul-2017


Updated: 11-Jul-2017 @ 1230


743 - ATR-72-212A (500) OY-YBW Nordic Aviation Capital, Billund

Noted still parked at Billund 10-Jul-2017 in full Air Pegasus c/s. Has been present since 13-Jan-2017.

918 - ATR-72-212A (500) OY-YBI Nordic Aviation Capital, Billund

Noted still parked at Billund 10-Jul-2017, all white, no titles. Has been present since 05-Sep-2016.

1381 - ATR-72-212A (600) VT-RKE Alliance Air, Delhi

Flew Toulouse-Blagnac - Trabzon 11-Jul-2017 on delivery, ex F-WKVC


Swiftair ATR-72 EC-LYJ, which operates for Air Europa is seen below at Madrid on 08-Jul-2017 with credit to Aviafan.

MSN 468 - ATR-72-212A EC-LYJ
Swiftair
Madrid-Barajas 08-Jul-2017
Aviafan Photo


232 - DHC-8-311 C-GDHM Inter-Aero Inc., Arnprior, ON

Registered 10-Jul-2017, ex VH-BBU; aircraft arrived in Canada at the end of May-2017 after storage in Cairns, QLD.

537 - DHC-8-103 C-FUCL Avmax Aircraft Leasing Inc., Calgary, AB

Updating entry for 10-Jul-2017; routing revised to Calgary-Int'l, AB - Churchill, MB - Kuujjuaq, QC - Narsarsuak - Reykjavik 08/10-Jul-2017.

4562 - DHC-8-402 C-FUOC Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Test flown from Toronto-Downsview, ON 10-Jul-2017.

4564 - DHC-8-402 C-FUOF Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Registered 10-Jul-2017.



208B-0390 - Cessna 208B (SC) N398A Pleasure Leasing Ltd., Riverhead, NY

Registered to Bigfoot Aviation LLC, Shelton, WA 10-Jul-2017.



LW-88 - Beech King Air E90 C-GYQF Montair Aviation Inc., Pitt Meadows, BC

Flew Bridgewater, VA - Watertown, SD - Springbank, AB 10-Jul-2017, ex N29M.

BB-1432 - Beech King Air B200 N43TA ABSS Aviation LLC, Pembroke Pines, FL

Registered to Kentucky King Air LLC, Hazard, KY 10-Jul-2017.

BB-1799 - Beech King Air B200 N363JH Ballard Aviation Inc., Newton, KS

Registered to Bering Air Inc., Nome, AK 10-Jul-2017. Aircraft was delivered Newton, KS - Casper, WY - Coeur d'Alene, ID - Ketchikan, AK - Anchorage, AK - Nome, AK 23/24-Jun-2017.

Monday, 10 July 2017

Regional/Corporate/Utility Turboprop Update for 10-Jul-2017


Updated: 10-Jul-2017 @ 1400


1028 - ATR-72-212A (600) ES-ATB Regional Jet OU, Tallin (Elix Assets 14 Ltd.)

Registered 29-Jun-2017, ex EI-GCD.

1038 - ATR-72-212A (600) ES-ATA Regional Jet OU, Tallin (AS Air Lease XXVI Ireland)

Registered Jun-2017, ex OE-LIB. Aircraft flew Mönchengladbach - Tallinn 07-Jun-2017 on delivery. 


The former Kalstar ATR-42 2-KKSF that recently flew into Kemble is seen below at Bern, Switzerland on 07-Jul-2017 with thanks to Daniel Schicklin.





447 - DHC-8-202 N447YV Castlelake Inc. (Wells Fargo Bank NW Trustee)

Registration cancelled 06-Jul-2017 to Kenya. Aircraft crossed the north Atlantic 28/29-Jun-2017 on delivery.

537 - DHC-8-103 C-FUCL Avmax Aircraft Leasing Inc., Calgary, AB

Flew Calgary-Int'l, AB - Churchill, MB - Iqaluit, NU - Narsarsuaq - Keflavík - Bergen 08/10-Jul-2017 on delivery to Fly Viking. The aircraft is seen below at Calgary prior to departure with thanks to Vernon Harvey.

537 - DHC-8-103 C-FUCL
Calgary-Int'l, AB 02-Jul-2017
Vernon Harvey Photo


Also noted at Calgary on 02-Jul-2017 was MSN 83, C-FYDH which had come back to Avmax from Hawkair in 2016.

83 - DHC-8-102 C-FYDH
Calgary-Int'l, AB 02-Jul-2017




880 - BAe3201 Jetstream 32 N880TE Aircraft Leasing Corp., Leoma, TN

Registration cancelled 07-Jul-2017.



265 - CASA 212-CC50 C-GDPP CGG Aviation (Canada) Ltd., Ottawa, ON

Registration cancelled 07-Jul-2017 to U.S.A. Flew Ottawa, ON - Windsor, ON - Detroit-Willow Run, MI - Evansville, IN - Sherman/Denison, TX 26/27-Jul-2017 on delivery.



3064 - Dornier Do328-100 N340PH DOTP LLC., Wilmington, DE

Registration cancelled 07-Jul-2017.

3065 - Dornier Do328-100 N341PH DOTP LLC, Wilmington, DE

Registration cancelled 07-Jul-2017.



10653 - Fokker F27-500 N982MA Dodson International Parts, Rantoul, KS

Registration cancelled 07-Jul-2017.



UE-19 - Beech 1900D N191CJ Raytheon Aircraft Credit Inc., Wichita, KS

Registration cancelled 07-Jul-2017.



208-00074 - Cessna 208 N208SC Hot Wings International Inc., Richmond, BC

Registration cancelled 07-Jul-2017.

208-00372 - Cessna 208 (TT) N551SV Brykin Leasing Corp., Celina, TX

Registered to Gateway Air Center Inc., Merced, CA 07-Jul-2017. Flew Sherman/Denison, TX - St. Johns, AZ - Merced, CA 09-Jul-2017.

208-00594 - Cessna 208 N51AD Rangeflyers Inc.,  Wichita, KS

Flew Wichita-Eisenhower, KS - Great Falls, MT - Anchorage, AK 10-Jul-2017.

208B-0689 - Cessna 208B (SC) N499BA Air Carriers Inc., Bessemer, AL

Registration cancelled 07-Jul-2017. Aircraft crashed Bessemer, AL 01-Dec-2001.

208B-5357 - Cessna 208B (GC/EX) N57AD Textron Aviation Inc., Wichita, KS

Registered 07-Jul-2017.

Friday, 7 July 2017

Regional/Corporate/Utility Turboprop Activity for 06-Jul-2017


Updated: 07-Jul-2017 @ 1230


518 - ATR-42-500 2-KKSF Aircraft Solutions Luxembourg XXI

Updating entry for 02-Jun-2017; aircraft noted at Bern 07-Jul-2017 still in full Kalstar c/s. Flew Bern - Kemble 07-Jul-2017. (for dismantling?)

572 - ATR-72-212A (500) PR-PDH Passaredo Transportes Aereos, Sao Paulo

Noted still parked at Saarbrücken 02-Jul-2017; in full Passaredo c/s. Has been present since 21-Aug-2016.

593 - ATR-72-212A (500) PR-PDK Passaredo Transportes Aereos, Sao Paulo

Noted still parked at Saarbrücken 02-Jul-2017; in full Passaredo c/s. Has been present since 15-Mar-2017.

621 - ATR-42-500 2-LFEA Phoenix Aircraft Leasing Pte Ltd., Singapore

Noted still parked at Saarbrücken 02-Jul-2017; aircraft is in full SATENA c/s, and remains painted as HK-4949.

585 - ATR-72-212A (500) 2-ASIA Aircraft Solutions Luxembourg XIX

Noted still parked at Saarbrücken 02-Jul-2017

1028 - ATR-72-212A (600) EI-GCD Elix Assets 14 Ltd., Dublin

Updating entry for 05-Jul-2017, registration cancelled 29-Jun-2017 to Estonia.

1110 - ATR-72-212A (600) OY-JZA Nordic Aviation Capital, Billund (NAC Aviation 2)

Registration cancelled 28-Jun-2017 to Taiwan (for Far Eastern Air Transport)



42 - DHC-8-102 C-GANF Voyageur Airways Ltd., North Bay, ON

Registration cancelled 05-Jul-2017, pending registry to Wasaya Airways LP.



UE-58 - Beech 1900D C-FNCP North Cariboo Flying Service Ltd., Fort St. John, BC

Registered to PAL Airlines Ltd., St. John's, NL 06-Jul-2017; aircraft had been leased to PAL since Oct-2016.



208B-0565 - Cessna 208B (GC) N893TC Caravan Air Inc., Livingston, MT

Flew North Las Vegas, NV - McCook, NE - Van Wert, OH - Bangor, ME - Goose Bay, NL - Narsarsuaq 05/07-Jul-2017.

208B-0979 - Cessna 208B (GC/TT) N979SV Texas Turbine Conversions Inc., Decatur, TX

Registered 06-Jul-2017.



B-172 - Beech King Air A100 C-GIZX Air Creebec Inc., Timmins, ON

Registered to Propair Inc., Rouyn/Noranda, QC 30-Jun-2017.

BB-1348 - Beech King Air B200 N223TP Pollard Aircraft Sales Inc., Hickory, NC

Registered to Echo Legacy Five LLC, South Lake, TX 06-Jul-2017.

FA-165 - Beech King Air 300 N391HC GTL Truck Lines Inc., Omaha, NE

Registered to Paradox Aviation LLC, Tifton, GA 06-Jul-2017.

Thursday, 6 July 2017

Regional/Corporate/Utility Turboprop Activity for 06-Jul-2017


Updated: 06-Jul-2017 @ 1200



1128 - ATR-72-212A (600) 9M-FIB Firefly, Kuala Lumpur

Flew Kualua Lumpur-Subang - Jakarta-Soekarno Hatta 03-Jul-2017 on delivery to NAM Air as PK-NYY.

1171 - ATR-72-212A (600) B-28068 Far Eastern Air Transport, Taipei (Nordic Aviaton Capital)

Updating entry for 30-Jun-2017; delivery flight scheduled for 30-Jun-2017 did not depart, however it susbsequently flew Billund - Paphos - Dubai 05/06-Jul-2017 instead.



111 - DHC-7-110 VP-FBQ British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge

Test flown from North Bay, ON 05-Jul-2017.

397 - DHC-8-311 16-0397 U.S. Army (Dynamic Aviation Holdings)

Test flown from Bridgewater, VA 06-Jul-2017, ex N308V.

4558 - DHC-8-402 C-FUHM Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Registration cancelled 04-Jul-2017 to Japan (as JA463A)



Flight planned as SXA404 04/06-Jul-2017 is a Metro operating Kwajalein - Honolulu-Inouye, HI - Camarillo, CA - Springfield, MO. Ident is unknown, however expected to be Berry Aviation returning to the mainland from the Kwajalein Range Services operation.



UE-292 - Beech 1900D C-GVGA Air Georgian Ltd., Mississauga, ON

Flew Montréal-Trudeau, QC - Gander, NL 07-May-2017 and then Gander, NL - Toronto-Pearson, ON 06-Jul-2017.


Beech 1900D UE-438 ZS-EAO (the former ZK-EAO) is seen below at Lanseria yesterday, with thanks to Omer Mees.





208B-1019 - Cessna 208B (GC) N787RA Horizon Management Corp., Rio Pedras, PR

Registered to Africair Inc., Miami, FL 05-Jul-2017. Replaced by MSN 208B-5335 N20711 which arrived in Puerto Rico 08-Jun-2017.



1723 - Pilatus PC-12/47E HB-FSL(17) Pilatus Flugzeugwerke AG, Stans

Flew Buochs - Prestwick - Reykjavík - Iqaluit, NU - Thunder Bay, ON - Denver-Rocky Mountain, CO 05/07-Jul-2017 on delivery.



BY-278 - Beech King Air B200GT (250) N278BY Avcorp US Registrations Trustee, Wilmington

Flew Moundridge, KS - Kokomo, IN - Burlington, VT - Goose Bay, NL - Narsarsuaq 05/06-Jul-2017 on delivery.

FL-1100 - Beech King Air B300 (350) N113KB Textron Aviation Inc., Wichita, KS

Registered to 3KB Investments LLC, Wilmington, DE 05-Jul-2017.

Wednesday, 5 July 2017

Regional/Corporate/Utility Turboprop Activity for 05-Jul-2017



Updated: 05-Jul-2017 @ 1130




208B-0153 - Cessna 208B (SC) N9714B Martinaire Aviation LLC, Addison, TX

Clipped power lines and crashed while attempting to return to Alpine, TX after departure on 03-Jul-2017.



154 - ATR-72-202(F) HB-AFJ ASL Airlines (Switzerland) AG, Bottmingen (OFSB Ltd.)

Flew East Midlands - Shannon 05-Jul-2017 following painting for ASL Airlines (Ireland) where it will become EI-SLV.

364 - ATR-72-202(F) EI-SLU ASL Airlines (Ireland) Ltd., Dublin

Registered 20-Jun-2017, ex HB-AFM. Test flown from Shannon 21-Jun-2017 and departed to Geneva 30-Jun-2017.

499 - ATR-72-212A (500) F-GVZU Hop!, Rungis (Kirk Aviation A/S)

Noted still parked at Sønderborg 02-Jul-2017, all white c/s. Aircraft arrived there 13-May-2016.

521 - ATR-72-212A (500) OY-YBR Nordic Aviation Capital, Billund

Noted still parked at Sønderborg 02-Jul-2017, in full SATENA c/s, no engines. Aircraft has parked present since 20-Apr-2016.

540 - ATR-72-212A (500) OY-JZD Jet Time A/S, Kastrup

Noted still parked at Sønderborg 02-Jul-2017, in full Jet Time c/s, no engines. Aircraft has been present since 12-Sep-2016.

833 - ATR-72-212A (500) EI-FXU Aircraft International Renting Ltd., Shannon

Registration cancelled 23-Jun-2017 to Gabon.

1028 - ATR-72-212A (600) EI-GCD Regional Jet OU, Tallinn (Elix Assets 14 Ltd., Dublin)

Registered 21-Jun-2017, ex M-ABKL




4103 - DHC-8-402 G-JECH Flybe Ltd., Exeter (Bombardier Capital)

Having been parked at Exeter since 22-May-2017 aircraft flew Exeter - Shannon 30-Jun-2017 for painting all white, and then Shannon - Newquay 05-Jul-2017.

4561 - DHC-8-402 C-FUFX Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Noted at Toronto-Downsview, ON 01-Jul-2017 in full Philippines c/s.



120325 - Embraer EMB-120ER N296SW Northstar Aviation Services Inc., Plantation, FL

Registration cancelled 03-Jul-2017 to Tanzania. Aircraft was delivered from USA to Africa between 29-Jun/02-Jul-2017



DC-839B - SA227DC Metro 23 VH-VET Vee H Aviation Pty Ltd., Fyshwick, ACT

Registered 29-Jun-2017, ex VH-OYI.



340B-223 - SAAB 340B G-LGNU Loganair Ltd., Glasgow

Registered 27-Jun-2017; flew Orebro - Jersey - Glasgow 30-Jun-2017 on delivery. Entered service 03-Jul-2017 Glasgow - Islay. Aircraft remains in white/grey/black c/s, with no titles, as it had been while SE-KSI.

340B-351 - SAAB 340B N353SA Seaborne Airlines, San Juan, PR (Montecito New York LLC)

Registered to Wells Fargo Bank NW Trustee, Salt Lake City, UT 20-Jun-2017; aircraft remains operated by, and in service with Seaborne. (correction to MSN from original entry)



208B-5363 - Cessna 208B (GC/EX) N560NM Textron Aviation Inc., Wichita, KS

Registered to Wells Fargo Bank NW Trustee, Salt Lake City, UT 03-Jul-2017


Friday, 30 June 2017

Regional/Corporate/Utility Turboprop Update for 30-Jun-2017




Updated: 30-Jun-2017 @ 1130



1171 - ATR-72-212A (600) B-28068 Far East Air Transport, Taipei (Nordic Aviation Capital)

Flew Billund - Paphos 30-Jun-2017 on delivery, ex OY-JZG.

1171 - ATR-72-212A (600) OY-JZG
Billund 05-Jun-2017
HansAir Photo




277 - Convair 5800 C-GKFS Regency Aero Lease Ltd., Kelowna, BC

Registration cancelled 29-Jun-2017. This is the aircraft that returned from New Zealand in May-2016.



120325 - Embraer EMB-120ER N296SW Northstar Aviation Inc., Plantation, FL

Test flown from Springfield, MO 28-Jun-2017 and flew Springfield, MO - Bangor, ME - Goose Bay, NL 29-Jun-2017 on delivery to ?



T-289 - SA226T Merlin III C-FHWM Blue Water Aviation Services Ltd., Pine Falls, MT

Updating entry for 06-Jun-2017; registered to Sky Care Air Ambulance (2080061 Ontario Ltd.), Sioux Lookout, ON 27-Jun-2017.


The Aeroptic Metro III N3531Q passed through Glasgow a couple days ago. This aircraft has modifications permitting a flight endurance of 10 hours in support of reconnaissance operations.

AC-767B - SA227AC Metro III N3531Q
Glasgow 28-Jun-2017
Iain Mackenzie Photo




20199 - Fokker F27-050 SX-BRV Aircraft End-of-Life Solutions BV, Zoetermeer

Noted parked in quarantined (fenced) area at Maastricht 29-Jun-2017 being prepared for dismantling by AELS. In Minoan c/s, and without engines.

20230 - Fokker F27-050 SX-BRT Aircraft End-of-Life Solutions BV, Zoetermeer

Noted parked in quarantined (fenced) area at Maastricht 29-Jun-2017 being prepared for dismantling by AELS. In Minoan c/s, and without engines.



208B-0118 - Cessna 208B (SC) C-GIHM Astra Enhancement Technics Inc., Qualicum Beach, BC

Registration cancelled 23-Jun-2017.




208B-0226 - Cessna 208B (SC) N896FE Federal Express Corp., Memphis, TN

Registered 29-Jun-2017, ex C-FEXY.