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Sunday, 25 September 2016

Aircraft Update for 25-Sep-2016


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649 - ATR-42-500 5R-MJG Air Madagascar, Antananarivo

Registered to Empresa Aérea de Servicios y Facilitación Logística Integral S.A. (EasyFly) Colombia 26-Sep-2016 as HK-5199X and flew via Cairo - Athens - Vienna 23-Sep-2016 on delivery.


1358 - ATR-72-212A (600) F-WWES ATR-GIE Avion de Transport Regional, Toulouse

Noted at Toulouse 24-Sep-2016 in full Air Vanuatu c/s.


Swiftair's EC-KUL is seen below on the ground at Juba, South Sudan earlier this year, while carrying out United Nations duties. This aircraft returned to Europe on 21-Jun-2016, having been replaced by EC-KVI.

MSN 809 - ATR-72-212A (500) EC-KUL
Swiftair/United Nations
Juba, South Sudan 28-Mar-2016
UNMISS Photo


The newest ATR-72 for Air Tahiti is seen below on approach at Toulouse with thanks to Nik Deblauwe.

MSN 1350 - ATR-72-212A (600) F-WWEJ
Air Tahiti
Toulouse-Blagnac 13-Sep-2016
Nik Deblauwe Photo





LJ-607 - Beech C90 C-GKBB Kenn Borek Air, Calgary, AB

Registration cancelled 22-Sep-2016.


B-18 - Beech 100 N503AB Lawrence E. Hill, Marion, MT

Noted still stored at Eloy, AZ, fully intact but without engines on 01-Aug-2016. Has been present there in same state since at least Mar-2013.





4492 - DHC-8-402 C-FHNF Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Flew Toronto-Pearson, ON - Goose Bay, NL - Reykjavík - Ostend - Malta - Luxor - Dar es Salaam 24/26-Sep-2016 on delivery to Air Tanzania.


4534 - DHC-8-402 LX-LQI Luxair, Luxembourg

Flew Downsview, ON - Goose Bay, NL - Reykjavík - Luxembourg 23/24-Sep-2016 and is seen below at Luxembourg with thanks to Peter Bakema.

Note the correct registration is in fact LX-LQI as I had originally printed.

The subscription copies today went out with LX-LGI in the header and credit below. As you can see this has been fixed.

MSN 4534 - DHC-8-402 LX-LQI
Luxair
Luxembourg 24-Sep-2016
Peter Bakema Photo

United Nations DHC-8-315 5Y-MOC is seen below on the ground at Mogadishu, Somalia in 2015 with thanks to Omar Abdisalan.

MSN 374 - DHC-8-315 5Y-MOC
DAC/United Nations
Mogadishu, Somalia 27-Oct-2015
Omar Abdisalan Photo





41017 - BAe 4101 Jetstream 41 - 9N-AIB Yeti Airlines, Kathmandu

Overran runway on landing at Bhairawa 24-Sep-2016, nose gear separated after leaving paved surface. The aircraft is seen below, with thanks to Hemant Sagar KC.

MSN 41017 - Jetstream 41 9N-AIB
Yeti Airlines
Bhairawa, Nepal 24-Sep-2016
Hemant Sagar KC Photo

2024 - BAe ATP G-BUUR Atlantic Airlines Ltd., Coventry

Registration cancelled 22-Sep-2016 on export to Sweden; registered to JAHGBUUR LLC, Miami, FL (Jetstream Aviation Capital) 23-Sep-2016 as SE-MHJ. Leased to West Atlantic Sweden, Göteborg.





208-00400 - Cessna 208 N208JS Lawrence E. Hill, Marion, MT

Fuselage noted still stored inside Skydive Arizona hangar at Eloy, AZ, 01-Aug-2016, in same state as it was in previous report of 24-Apr-2013. Aircraft was involved in an accident in Belize in Mar-2012.


208B-2025 - Cessna 208B V3-HHU Tropic Air, Belize

Fuselage noted stored inside Skydive Arizona hangar at Eloy, AZ, 01-Aug-2016 all white. Aircraft was involved in an accident in Belize in Dec-2014. The aircraft is seen below after the accident, and in the hangar in Eloy.

MSN 208B-2025 - Cessna 208B V3-HHU
Tropic Air
Belize 04-Sep-2014
Patrick E. Jones/Gordon Kirkwood Photo

MSN 208B-2025 - Cessna 208B V3-HHU
Eloy, AZ 01-Aug-2016
Matthew Blunt Photo, via Stu Carr




SH3007 - Short Brothers SD-330 N330AC ACC Integrated Services, Milwaukee, WI

Noted still parked at Milwaukee Area Technical College 24-Jul-2016; fuselage, inner wing sections and landing gear, still in full Air Cargo Carriers c/s. The aircraft is seen below with thanks to Stu Carr.

MSN SH3007 - SD-330 N330AC
ACC Integrated Services
Milwaukee, WI 24-Jul-2016
Stu Carr Photo