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Monday, 25 April 2016

Aircraft Update for 25-Apr-2016


Updated: 1500 EDT - 25-Apr-2016


  • Added entry for Beech 1900D UE-16
  • Added entry for DHC-8-402 MSN 4526
  • Added entry/photo for Cessna 208B MSN 1027






983 - ATR-72-212A (500) VQ-BMA UTair Aviation, Khanty

Veered off runway on landing at Voronezh 22-Apr-2016 sustaining minor damage. The aircraft was arriving from Moscow-Vnukovo, and there were no injuries.


1316 - ATR-72-212A (600) F-WWEW ATR-GIE Avions de Transport Regional, Toulouse

Noted at Toulouse 23-Apr-2016 in full #ATR4US c/s


1322 - ATR-72-212A (600) F-WWEE ATR-GIE Avions de Transport Regional, Toulouse

Noted at Toulouse 19-Apr-2016 in full Scandinavian c/s, for operation by FlyBE as G-FBXE








UC-152 - Beech 1900C N158BE Ameri Air Support Inc., Wilmington, DE

Registration pending 18-Apr-2016 to Iron Aviation LLC, Lantana, TX



UE-16 - Beech 1900D N716MJ K & L Aircraft Holdings LLC, Provo, UT (Alpine Air)

Flew Keflavík - Narsarssuaq - Goose Bay, NL 25-Apr-2016 on delivery, ex HA-FAM





With thanks to David Perston, an update on the current aircraft stored at North Bay, ON on 23-Apr-2016.


DHC-7

36 - DHC-7-102 C-GJPI CGG Aviation Canada

39 - DHC-7-102 C-GLOL Voyageur Airways (missing parts)

61 - DHC-7-102 C-FZKM Voyageur Airways

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


DHC-8

42 - DHC-8-102 C-GANF Jazz Aviation (all white, no titles) was also noted on 20-Mar-2016

57 - DHC-8-102 C-GANS Jazz Aviation (all white, no titles) arrived that day from YUL

65 - DHC-8-102 C-GCTC Jazz Aviation (all white, no titles) was also noted on 26-Mar-2016

85 - DHC-8-102 C-GJSV Jazz Aviation (all white, no titles) was also noted on 26-Mar-2016

87 - DHC-8-102 C-GANK Voyageur Airways (all white, no titles) was also noted on 20-Mar-2016

90 - DHC-8-102 C-GOND Jazz Aviation (all white, no titles) was also noted on 20-Mar-2016

92 - DHC-8-102 C-FABA Jazz Aviation (all white, no titles) was also noted on 20-Mar-2016

101 - DHC-8-102 C-GONN Jazz Aviation (basic AC Express c/s, no titles/logos) recently arrived

4339 - DHC-8-402 N339NG Nordic Aviation Capital (United Express c/s)



388 - DHC-8-102 VH-QQL Nantay Pty Ltd., Perth, WA  (Maroomba Airlines)

Flew Perth, WA - Cairns, QLD 21-Apr-2016, and then Cairns, QLD - Majuro - Honolulu, HI 22/23-Apr-2016 on return to WFBNW/Avmax Aircraft Leasing. The aircraft is seen below at Cairns, QLD with thanks for Far North Queensland Skies.


MSN 388 - DHC-8-102 VH-QQL
Nantay Pty Ltd.
Cairns, QLD 21-Apr-2016
FNQ Skies Photo



4168 - DHC-8-402 N502LX NAC Aviation 21 Ltd., Billund (WFBNW/Nordic Aviation Capital)

Test flown at Great Falls, MT 20-Apr-2016




4328 - DHC-8-402 N328NG NAC Aviation 23 Ltd., Billund (WFBNW/Nordic Aviation Capital)


Flew Denver-Int'l, CO - Kansas City, MO 26-Feb-2016 and Kansas City, MO - Rockford, IL 02-Mar-2016.  Noted stored at Rockford, IL 28-Mar-2016 in full United Express c/s.



4340 - DHC-8-402 N34NG NAC Aviation 23 Ltd., Billund (WFBNW/Nordic Aviation Capital)


Flew Denver-Int'l, CO - Kansas City, MO 11-Feb-2016, Kansas City, MO - Rockford, IL 20-Mar-2016 and then Rockford, IL - North Bay, ON 20-Apr-2016.



4342 - DHC-8-402 N342NG NAC Aviation 23 Ltd., Billund (WFBNW/Nordic Aviation Capital)


Noted stored at Rockford, IL 28-Mar-2016 in full United Express c/s, flew Rockford, IL - Québec City, QC 08-Apr-2016.



4346 - DHC-8-402 N346NG NAC Aviation 23 Ltd., Billund (WFBNW/Nordic Aviation Capital)

Flew Denver-Int'l, CO - Kansas City, MO 03-Mar-2016, flew Kansas City, MO - Rockford, IL (when?) and noted stored at Rockford, IL  28-Mar-201611-Apr-2016 in full United Express c/s




4356 - DHC-8-402 N356NG NAC Aviation 23 Ltd., Billund (WFBNW/Nordic Aviation Capital)

Noted stored at Rockford, IL 11-Apr-2016 in full United Express c/s, no engines



4521 - DHC-8-402 TU-TSQ Air Cote D'Ivoire, Abidjan

Entered service 22-Apr-2016 Abidjan - Bouaké - Abidjan



4523 - DHC-8-402 C-GXJZ Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Flew Downsview, ON - North Bay, ON - Downsview, ON 22-Apr-2016 on test flight, as BBA5



4526 - DHC-8-402 C-FENO Bombarder Inc., Montréal, QC

Registered 25-Apr-2016.






I have added a few suffixes to the Cessna 208 models to indicate the following:


  • (AT) = Aero Twin TPE331 conversion (marketed as 850 Caravan & 950 Grand Caravan)
  • (TT) = Texas Turbine TPE331 conversion (marketed as 900 Supervan)
  • (BH) = Blackhawk PT6A conversion (marketed as Blackhawk XP)
  • (EX) = to keep consistent, what previously was shown as Cessna 208B/EX will now be 208B (EX)



208-00022 - Cessna 208 (AT) N32009 Scott Air LLC, Craig, AK (Island Air Express)


Flew Klawock, AK - Whitehorse, YT - Grande Prairie, AB - Saskatoon, SK - Thunder Bay, ON 24/25-Apr-2016; although this aircraft has previously moved to Arizona for the winters, it seems to be heading in the direction of Minnesota perhaps?


208-00361 - Cessna 208 (BH) N867WA Wipaire Inc., South St. Paul, MN


Flew South Saint Paul, MN - Regina, SK - Edmonton-Int'l, AB - Fort Nelson, BC - Whitehorse, YT 23/24-Apr-2016; on delivery ?


MSN 208-00361 Cessna 208 (BH) N867WA
Wipaire Inc.
Wipaire Photo


208-00582 - Cessna 208 N697ZZ Avcorp US Registrations LLC Trustee, Wilmington, DE


Flew Iqaluit, NU - Kangerlussuaq - ? - Glasgow  23/24-Apr-2016 as it continues on delivery to Loch Lomond Seaplanes. The aircraft is seen below at Iqaluit, NU prior to departure.



MSN 208-00582 - Cessna 208 N697ZZ
Avcorp US Registrations LLC Trustee
Iqaluit, NU 23-Apr-2016
Brian Tattuinee Photo



208B-1027 - Cessna 208B N682AC Desert Sand Aircraft Leasing, Carson City, NV

Flew Burlington, VT - Goose Bay, NL 25-Apr-2016.


MSN 208B-1027 - Cessna 208B N682AC
Desert Sand Aircraft Leasing
Flight Source International Photo



208B-5189 - Cessna 208B (EX) N5898EX SN Services LLC, Houston, TX

Re-registered N558SC 19-Apr-2016



208B-5262 - Cessna 208B (EX) Bank of Utah Trustee, Salt Lake City, UT

Registration cancelled 21-Apr-2016 to People's Republic of China


208B-5266 - Cessna 208B (EX) N7074E Textron Aviation Inc., Wichita, KS

Updating blog entry for 18-Apr-2016; continued on its delivery flight 25-Apr-2016 Burlington, VT - St. John's, NL.


208B-5273 - Cessna 208B (EX) Cessna Aircraft Company, Wichita KS


Registered 22-Apr-2016


208B-5276 - Cessna 208B (EX) Cessna Aircraft Company, Wichita, KS

Registered 22-Apr-2016


208B-5280 - Cessna 208B (EX) N7127Z Bank of Utah Trustee, Salt Lake City, UT

Updating blog entry for 18-Apr-2016; re-registered as B-10FC 20-Apr-2016



N508BH of the Anaheim Police Department is seen at Palm Springs, CA last month, with thanks to John Olafson. The registration commemorates pilot Brian Hayes, with badge number 508, who was killed in a plane crash in 2011.


MSN 208B-2380 - Cessna 208B N508BH
City of Anaheim (Anaheim Police)
Palm Springs, CA 25-Mar-2016
John Olafson Photo






20106 - Fokker F27-050 VH-FNA Virgin Australia Regional Airlines, Bowen Hills, QLD

Flew Perth, WA - Alice Springs, NT 24-Apr-2016 for continued storage


20113 - Fokker F27-050 VH-FNH Virgin Australia Regional Airlines, Bowen Hills, QLD

Flew Perth, WA - Alice Springs, NT 17-Apr-2016 for continued storage


20114 - Fokker F27-050 VH-FNI Virgin Australia Regional Airlines, Bowen Hills, QLD

Currently stored at Perth, WA and will be flown to Alice Springs, NT shortly


20129 - Fokker F27-050 VH-FND Virgin Australia Regional Airlines, Bowen Hills, QLD

Flew Perth, WA - Alice Springs, NT 19-Apr-2016 for continued storage


20161 - Fokker F27-050 VH-FKP Alliance Airlines, Brisbane-Eagle Farm, QLD

Registration cancelled 07-Apr-2016; aircraft had been stored at Adelaide, SA since at least 2011 and was being used for parts.


20212 - Fokker F27-050 VH-FNE Virgin Australia Regional Airlines, Bowen Hills, QLD

Flew Perth, WA - Alice Springs, NT 21-Apr-2016 for continued storage


20249 - Fokker F27-050 VH-FSL Virgin Australia Regional Airlines, Bowen Hills, QLD

Currently stored at Perth, WA and will be flown to Alice Springs, NT shortly








100-0111 - Kodiak 100 N111KQ NTM Foundation, Ontario, OR

Registration cancelled 21-Apr-2016 to Papua New Guinea.


100-0139 - Kodiak 100 N139KQ Fayard Enterprises LLC, Wake Forest, NC

Flew Louisburg, NC - Culpeper, VA - Bangor, ME - St. John's, NL - Santa Maria 22/24-Apr-2016


100-0145 - Kodiak 100 N145QK Wells Fargo Bank NW Trustee, Salt Lake City, UT

Registration cancelled 22-Apr-2016 to Japana







340B-408 - SAAB 340B VH-VEF Vee H Aviation Pty Ltd., Fyshwick, ACT

Registration cancelled 21-Apr-2016 on export to Tonga; aircraft has been leased to Real Tonga for 15 yrs.


2000-39 - SAAB 2000 G-LGNT Loganair Ltd., Glasgow

Registered 19-Apr-2016, ex HB-IZW; flew Billund - Aberdeen 23-Apr-2016 on delivery. In service 25-Apr-2016 Aberdeen - Sumburgh.












MSN DC-820B - SA227DC Metro 23 N820DC
CBG LLC (Key Lime Air/Denver Air Connection)
Denver-Rocky Mountain Metro, CO 24-Apr-2016
Aaron Mandolesi Photo




The Beechcraft 99 actually outnumbers the Twin Otter in skydiving operations in Europe. N4381Y is seen below, courtesy of Shamu28. 

MSN U-71 - Beech 99 N4381Y
Beech 99 U-71 Trustee
Apr-2016
Shamu28 Photo