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Friday, 18 November 2016

Regional/Corporate/Utility Turboprop Update for 18-Nov-2016


Updated: 18-Nov-2016 @ 1100 1230 1250


  • Added entry for DHC-8-311 MSN 244
  • Third Level Piston Supplement has been updated
  • Added entry/photo for DHC-8-402 MSN 4191 G-PRPG





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A great shot of SX-BIW below at Rhodes in 2009. The aircraft is in Austrojet c/s.

MSN 289 - DHC-8-102 SX-BIW
Olympic Air
Rhodes 29-Oct-2009
Simon Boddy Photo


Having shed a lot of its useful parts since arriving at San Bernardino on 29-Mar-2016, N511UA is the former JA845C.


MSN 4101 - DHC-8-402 N511UA
Unical Aviation
San Bernardino, CA 08-Aug-2016
Simon Boddy Photo





719 - ATR-72-212A (500) ZS-XZA Solenta Aviation Pty Ltd., Johannesburg

Test flown Toulouse-Francazal 18-Nov-2016, all white c/s. Aircraft is ex F-OIQN which had arrived at Francazal 15-Sep-2016 on return from Air Tahiti.


731 - ATR-72-212A (500) ZS-XZB Solenta Aviation Pty Ltd., Johannesburg

Test flown Toulouse-Francazal 18-Nov-2016, all white c/s. Aircraft is ex F-OIQO which had arrived at Francazal 03-Oct-2016 on return from Air Tahiti.


1355 - ATR-72-212A (600) F-OZIP Air Caledonie, Nouméa

Noted at Toulouse 15-Nov-2016 in full c/s.


1372 - ATR-72-212A (600) F-WWEI ATR-GIE Avions de Transport Regional, Toulouse

Noted at Toulouse 17-Sep-2016 in full Braathens Regional c/s. Will be SE-MKH.





244 - DHC-8-311 C-GNCF PAL Airlines Ltd., St. John's, NL

Returned to North Cariboo following lease, and registered to North Cariboo Flying Service Ltd., Fort St. John, BC 17-Nov-2016.


4191 - DHC-8-402 G-PRPG NAC Aviation 23 Ltd., Billund (Flybe, Exeter)

Updating entry for yesterday; flew Reykjavík - Exeter  18-Nov-2016 on delivery as BEE1310. The aircraft is seen below on arrival with thanks to Shamu28.


MSN 4191 - DHC-8-402 G-PRPG
Nordic Aviation Capital (Flybe)
Exeter 18-Nov-2016
Shamu28 Photo


4533 - DHC-8-402 C-GJZD Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Registered to Jazz Aviation LP, Enfield, NS 17-Nov-2016. Aircraft was delivered to Jazz Aviation back on 09-Sep-2016, and is seen below at Toronto-Pearson on 08-Oct-2016 with thanks to Reinhard Zinabold.

MSN 4533 - DHC-8-402 C-GJZD
Jazz Aviation
Toronto-Pearson, ON 08-Oct-2016
Reinhard Zinabold Photo



4541 - DHC-8-402 C-FRDN Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Test flown Downsview, ON 17-Nov-2016 in primer c/s, and is seen in the photo below, with thanks to Ted Larkin.

MSN 4541 - DHC-8-402 C-FRDN
Bombardier Inc.
Downsview, ON 17-Nov-2016
Frederick K. Larkin Photo


4542 - DHC-8-402 C-FRZP Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Noted at Downsview, ON 17-Nov-2016 in Ethiopian c/s.





208B-5302 - Cessna 208B (EX) N303PK USAF/AFMC/AFLCMC, Dayton, OH

Flew Burlington, VT - St. John's, NL - Santa Maria 15/17-Nov-2016 on delivery.


208B-5305 - Cessna 208B (EX) N305PK USAF/AFMC/AFLCMC, Dayton, OH

Flew Moundridge, KS - Kokomo, IN - Burlington, VT - St. John's, NL - Santa Maria 14/17-Nov-2016 on delivery.





SH1907 - Short SC.7 Srs 3 - N754BD Northern Trucking & Excavating LLC, Anchorage, AK

Registered to P M Leasing Inc., Perris, CA 17-Nov-2016. Aircraft was actually noted at Perris already back on 10-Jul-2016, in full Alaska Air Taxi c/s, minus one engine.





1151 - SOCATA TBM-700 (930) Transatlantic Deliveries Trust, Wilmington, DE

Registered 17-Nov-2016.


1152 - SOCATA TBM-700 (930) Transatlantic Deliveries Trust, Wilmington, DE

Registered 17-Nov-2016.




503 - Pilatus PC-12/45 C-FWBK PC-12 No.1 Aviation Ltd., Richmond, BC

Registered to Wasaya Airways LP, Thunder Bay, ON 15-Nov-2016 as C-FWAF. The aircraft is seen below at Vancouver with thanks to Reinhard Zinabold.


MSN 503 - Pilatus PC-12/45 C-FWBK
PC-12 No.1 Aviation
Vancouver-Int'l, BC 10-Aug-2015
Reinhard Zinabold Photo