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Friday, 13 May 2016

Aircraft Update for 13-May-2016



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MSN 510 - ATR-42-500 C-FTID
Bradley Air Services/First Air
Mark Taylor/First Air Photo


MSN 604 - ATR-42-500 C-FTIK
Bradley Air Services/First Air
Mark Taylor/First Air Photo





Former Eagle Airways Beech 1900D ZK-EAR continues to make its way toward Georgetown, Guyana on delivery. It is seen below at Sendai, Japan.

MSN UE-388 - Beech 1900D ZK-EAR
Trans Guyana Airways
Sendai, Japan - May-2016
Trans Guyana Airways Photo








275 - DHC-8-106 C-GPAB PAL Aerospace Ltd., St. John's, NL (N.A. Coast Guard)


Flew Curaçao - Wilmington, NC - Winnipeg, MB 09-May-2016, and then test flown at Winnipeg, MB 12-May-2016. Flew Winnipeg, MB - Atlanta-Peachtree, GA 12-May-2016, and on to Curaçao 13-May-2016.


Austrian Airlines Q400 OE-LGK (MSN 4280) is seen below at Basel last week, with thanks to Eric Bannwarth.

MSN 4280 DHC-8-402 OE-LGK
Austrian Airlines
Basel, Switzerland 05-May-2016
Eric Bannwarth Photo





2033 - BAe ATP SE-MHK JAHGBTTO LLC, Miami FL (Jetstream Aviation Capital)

Registered 11-May-2016, ex G-BTTO; operated by West Atlantic Sweden, Göteborg (see blog entry for 04-May-2016)






208B-0309 - Cessna 208B N1114A Flanagan Enterprises Nevada Inc., Zephyr Cove, NV (Parachute Center Lodi)

Badly damaged in forced landing after take-off from Lodi, CA 12-May-2016. Aircraft struck a vehicle and flipped over in a vineyard, as seen in the photo below. There were no serious injuries to the 18 onboard.


Associated Press Photo

208B-2329 - Cessna 208B N8CA Pacific Air Center LLC, Long Beach, CA

Registered to Kamaka Air Inc., Honolulu, HI 12-May-2016; this aircraft appears to be still on the mainland, having flown Oklahoma-Wiley Post, OK - Las Vegas, NM 12-May-2016.


208B-5274 - Cessna 208B N7122W Textron Aviation Inc., Wichita, KS


Registered to Bank of Utah Trustee, Salt Lake City, UT 12-May-2016





DC-830B - SA227DC Metro 23 CP-2477 Aerocon-Aero Comercial Oriente Norte, La Paz

Noted at Fort Lauderdale-Executive, FL 07-May-2016 now painted as N830DV. Aircraft was previously stored in Bolivia after Aerocon ceased operations in 2015. It is seen below with thanks to Nigel Prevett.

MSN DC-830B SA227DC Metro 23 N830DV
Fort Lauderdale-Executive, FL 07-May-2016
Nigel Prevett Photo

The Breitling Jet Team Metro III remains in North America, and is seen below last week while parked at Pompano Beach, FL. It had departed a couple days later to New Jersey.

MSN AC-754B - SA227AC Metro 3 F-HPAA
Apache Luxembourg S.A. (Breitling Jet Team)
Pompano Beach, FL 07-May-2016
Nigel Prevett Photo






With thanks to Neil Aird a few Convair 580 shots from Air Freight NZ.


MSN 42 - Convair 580 ZK-KFH & MSN 372 Convair 580 ZK-KFL
Air Freight NZ
Auckland, New Zealand 30-Oct-2010
Neil Aird Photo

MSN 42 - Convair 580 ZK-KFH & MSN 372 Convair 580 ZK-KFL
Air Freight NZ
Auckland, New Zealand 30-Oct-2010
Neil Aird Photo

MSN 372 Convair 580 ZK-KFL
Air Freight NZ
Auckland, New Zealand 30-Oct-2010
Neil Aird Photo