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Friday, 20 January 2017

Regional/Corporate/Utility Turboprop Update for 20-Jan-2017


Updated: 20-Jan-2017 @ 1200 1530

  • The Third Level Supplement has updates and four pictures added.
  • Added entries for Beech 99 U-126, and Beech 200 BB-912


LJ-1809 - Beech C90GT PR-SOM Emiliano Empreendimentos E Participacoes Hoteleiras Ltda.

Crashed into ocean 2km from Ilha Rasa-Paratay Airport while on approach 19-Jan-2017. The aircraft was arriving from Sao Paulo-Campo de Marte, and there were no survivors.

U-135 - Beech 99A N326CA Alpine Air Express, Provo, UT

Damaged when gear collapsed on landing at Billings, MT 19-Jan-2017. The aircraft was en route from Billings to Sidney, MT, but was unable to land, and was returning to the point of departure when the incident occurred.

MSN U-135 - Beech 99A N326CA
Alpine Air Express
Billings, MT
Ryan Hales Photo


1352 - ATR-72-212A (600) HZ-ABS Nesma Airlines, Jeddah

Flew Toulouse-Francazal - Toulouse-Blagnac - Heraklion - Jeddah 19/20-Jan-2017 on delivery.



U-126 - Beech 99A C-FUAH Ashe Aircraft Enterprises Ltd., Calgary, AB


Registered 20-Jan-2017. This aircraft has been owned by Ashe since 1995, serving with several Canadian operators as C-FQCN, before being leased to Flanagan Enterprises/Parachute Center in Lodi, CA as N126WD. It was cancelled back to Canada on 05-Sep-2012 and brought back to Springbank where it has remained minus landing gear, engines and outer wing sections since. It is seen below in 2014, with thanks to Ken Swartz.

MSN U-126 - Beech 99A C-FQCN
Ashe Aircraft Enterprises
Springbank, AB 29-Sep-2014
Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo



208B-2412 - Cessna 208B (GC) N1412A International Aircraft Sales LLC, Davie, FL

Registered to Gateway Air Center Inc., Merced, CA 19-Jan-2017.  Test flown from North Las Vegas, NV 12/18-Jan-2017, and then flew North Las Vegas, NV - Mammoth-Yosemite, CA - Merced, CA 18-Jan-2017.

208B-5340 - Cessna 208B (GC/EX) N762RV Textron Aviation Inc., Wichita, KS

Flew Wichita-Eisenhower, KS - Pocatello, ID - Aurora, OR 01-Jan-2017, and Aurora, OR - Ketchikan, AK - Anchorage, AK 14-Jan-2017 on delivery. The aircraft is seen below at Anchorage with thanks to Kevin Fortney.

MSN 208B-5340 - Cessna 208B N762RV
Textron Aviation Inc. (Ravn Connect)
Anchorage, AK 17-Jan-2017
Kevin Fortney Photo


208B-5346 - Cessna 208B (GC/EX) N536RJ Textron Aviation Inc., Wichita, KS

Flew Wichita-Eisenhower, KS - Selma, AL - Titusville, FL 19-Jan-2017 for completion work at North American Surveillance Systems.

208B-5347 - Cessna 208B (GC/EX) N537RJ Textron Aviation Inc., Wichita, KS

Flew Wichita-Eisenhower, KS - Selma, AL - Titusville, FL 19-Jan-2017 for completion work at North American Surveillance Systems.



386 - SOCATA TBM-700 (850) N850BB Marlis Enterprises LLC, Newark, DE

Registered to Eagle Helicopters Inc., Spokane, WA 19-Jan-2017

1151 - SOCATA TBM-700 (930) N930BZ Transatlantic Deliveries Trust, Wilmington, DE

Registered to Nantucket Air LLC, Nantucket, MA 19-Jan-2017.



427 - Pilatus PC-12/45 N427WA Tina Aviation LLC, Las Vegas, NV

Registered to Im da Bes LLC, San Luis Obispo, CA 19-Jan-2017

1680 - Pilatus PC-12/47E N680NG Pilatus Business Aircraft Ltd., Broomfield, CO

Registered 19-Jan-2017, ex HB-FQU.



LJ-1259 - Beech C90A N314AB Cheyenne Ventures LLC, Midlothian, VA

Registered to Dominion Aviation Services Inc., Richmond, VA 19-Jan-2017.

BB-912 - Beech 200 C-FUAK Ashe Aircraft Enterprises Ltd., Calgary, AB

Registered 20-Jan-2017. This aircraft was acquired by Ashe from the Province of Alberta in 2008, and was cancelled to the U.S.A. in Jul-2008 becoming N912LD with Flanagan Enterprises/Parachute Center. It was damaged as a result of a nosegear collapse on landing at Lodi in Nov-2009. It returned to Canada on 26-Jun-2014, and was noted in 2015 at Springbank, still in basic Alberta c/s, fully intact, but without engines.

BB-1238 - Beech B200 N162GC Ballard Aviation Inc., Newton, KS

Registered to BB1238 LLC, Boise, ID 19-Jan-2017. Flew Newton, KS - Boise, ID 12-Jan-2017 on delivery.

FL-822 - Beech B300 N935JC Beechcraft Corp., Wichita, KS

Registered to Cobalt Air Leasing LLC, Bend, OR 19-Jan-2017

FL-1035 - Beech B300 N1035S Beechcraft Corp., Wichita, KS

Registered to Hellas Air LLC, Austin, TX 19-Jan-2017