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Friday, 16 December 2016

Regional/Corporate/Utility Turboprop Update for 16-Dec-2016




 Updated: 16-Dec-2016 @ 1200


  • The Third Level Piston Supplement has been updated.





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MSN UE-182 - Beech 1900D N182YV
Great Lakes
Rockford, IL 29-Feb-2012
Mark Pasqualino Photo

MSN UE-92 - Beech 1900D N92SK
Great Lakes
Rockford, IL 22-Jan-2009
Mark Pasqualino Photo

MSN UB-45 - Beech 1900C N154GA
Alpine Air
Sioux Falls, SD 13-Jun-2010
Mark Pasqualino Photo




BB-1333 - Beech B200 VH-MVL R.F.D.S. (South Eastern Section), Sydney, NSW

Collided with a fence 250m short of the runway, and then into terrain, again short of the runway on landing at Moomba, SA 13-Dec-2016. This was a particularly bad day for R.F.D.S. as another Beech 200 was also damaged landing at Melbourne-Essendon, VIC (see entry for 13-Dec-2016).



255 - ATR-42-300 T7-LBA ?


Flew Mönchengladbach - Altenrhein/Saint Gallen 16-Dec-2016, ex VP-BLJ. Aircraft had been parked at Mönchengladbach since 2014.

789 - ATR-72-212A (500) OY-JZV NAC Aviation 8 Ltd., Billund (NAC/Jet Time A/S)

Flew Billund - Shannon 16-Dec-2016, on return to lessor.

1342 - ATR-72-212A (600) F-WTDS Nordic Aviation Capital, Billund

Flew Toulouse - Toulouse-Francazal 15-Dec-2016 for storage.



U-118 - Beech 99A C-FVCE North-Wright Airways Ltd., Norman Wells, NT

Registration cancelled 13-Dec-2016. Flew Norman Wells, NT - High Level, AB - Springbank, AB 02-Dec-2016 presumably on return to Rocky Mountain Aircraft.

UE-129 - Beech 1900D C-FTQR Air Creebec Inc., Timmins, ON

Registered to Propair Inc., Rouyn/Noranda, QC 14-Dec-2016.

UE-303 - Beech 1900D N29NG Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., El Segundo, CA

Registration cancelled 15-Dec-2016 on export to Canada; officially imported to Canada same day.

UE-382 - Beech 1900D N27NG Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., El Segundo, CA

Registration cancelled 15-Dec-2016 on export to Canada; officially imported to Canada same day.



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

Updating entry for 14-Dec-2016; flew Billund - Keflavík 16-Dec-2016 on delivery to Canada.

4531 - DHC-8-402 C-GJZA Jazz Air LP, Enfield, NS

Registered to Jazz Aviation LP, Enfield, NS 13-Dec-2016; as I noted in the entry for 19-Oct-2016, it was incorrectly registered to Jazz Air LP, which no longer exists.

4537 - DHC-8-402 C-GWEN Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Flew Downsview, ON - Toronto-Pearson, ON 16-Dec-2016 on delivery as WEN8986.



208B-5288 - Cessna 208B (EX) N288SW Wells Fargo Bank NW Trustee, Salt Lake City, UT

Updating entry for 13-Dec-2016; flew Majuro - Nouméa - Sydney, NSW 14/15-Dec-2016.

208B-5326 - Cessna 208B (EX) N128DS Textron Aviation Inc., Wichita, KS

Flew Wichita, KS - Durango-La Plata, CO 15-Dec-2016.

208B-5331 - Cessna 208B (EX) N23FH Textron Aviation Inc., Wichita, KS

Flew Wichita, KS - Indianapolis, IN - Islip, NY 15/16-Dec-2016.


The former C-FSCO is seen below on the transit through Keflavík yesterday with thanks to Jekaterina Filipova.

MSN 3109 - Do328-110 5N-BUN
Dornier Aviation Nigeria
Keflavík 15-Dec-2016
Jekaterina Filipova Photo


522 - SOCATA TBM-700 N529FD FDT LLC, Central Point, OR

Registered to Keystone Aviation LLC, Salt Lake City, UT 15-Dec-2016.

1150 - SOCATA TBM-700 N329FD Transatlantic Deliveries Trust, Wilmington, DE

Registered to FDT LLC, Central Point, OR 15-Dec-2016 replacing MSN 522 above. Aircraft arrived Meford, OR 21-Nov-2016 on delivery.