204 results found
Registration / SerialC-FXVF
Fleetnumber78
Aircraft Original TypeAir Tractor AT-802
Aircraft Generic TypeAir Tractor AT-802
Aircraft VersionAir Tractor AT-802F
C/n (msn)802-0033
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportCranbrook - Canadian Rockies International (CYXC / YXC)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date25 July 2006
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Photo ID291975Submit Correction
View count: 3
Four Air Tractors were present at Cranbrook. One from Conair and the others were from Forest Protection Ltd.
Registration / SerialC-FXVF
Aircraft VersionAir Tractor AT-802F
C/n (msn)802-0033
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportCranbrook - Canadian Rockies International (CYXC / YXC)Map
Photo Date25 July 2006
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Registration / SerialC-FXVF
Fleetnumber78
Aircraft Original TypeAir Tractor AT-802
Aircraft Generic TypeAir Tractor AT-802
Aircraft VersionAir Tractor AT-802F
C/n (msn)802-0033
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportCranbrook - Canadian Rockies International (CYXC / YXC)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date25 July 2006
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Photo ID291975Submit Correction
View count: 3
Four Air Tractors were present at Cranbrook. One from Conair and the others were from Forest Protection Ltd.
Registration / SerialC-FXVF
Aircraft VersionAir Tractor AT-802F
C/n (msn)802-0033
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportCranbrook - Canadian Rockies International (CYXC / YXC)Map
Photo Date25 July 2006
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Registration / SerialC-FKFA
Other Marks52
Aircraft Original TypeConvair 240
Aircraft Generic TypeConvair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)100
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPalmer - Buddy Woods Municipal (PAAQ / PAQ)Map
Region / CountryAlaska, United States
Photo Date8 May 2010
Photo byBob GarrardContact
Photo ID289265Submit Correction
View count: 16
Standing by for fire fighting.
Registration / SerialC-FKFA
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)100
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPalmer - Buddy Woods Municipal (PAAQ / PAQ)Map
Photo Date8 May 2010
Photo byBob GarrardContact
Registration / SerialC-FKFA
Other Marks52
Aircraft Original TypeConvair 240
Aircraft Generic TypeConvair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)100
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPalmer - Buddy Woods Municipal (PAAQ / PAQ)Map
Region / CountryAlaska, United States
Photo Date8 May 2010
Photo byBob GarrardContact
Photo ID289265Submit Correction
View count: 16
Standing by for fire fighting.
Registration / SerialC-FKFA
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)100
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPalmer - Buddy Woods Municipal (PAAQ / PAQ)Map
Photo Date8 May 2010
Photo byBob GarrardContact
Registration / SerialC-FHKF
Fleetnumber55
Aircraft Original TypeConvair 240
Aircraft Generic TypeConvair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)374
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAnchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)Map
Region / CountryAlaska, United States
Photo Date2 May 2017
Photo byBob GarrardContact
Photo ID283661Submit Correction
View count: 20
Taxiing to the Customs ramp at ANC.
Registration / SerialC-FHKF
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)374
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAnchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)Map
Photo Date2 May 2017
Photo byBob GarrardContact
Registration / SerialC-FHKF
Fleetnumber55
Aircraft Original TypeConvair 240
Aircraft Generic TypeConvair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)374
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAnchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)Map
Region / CountryAlaska, United States
Photo Date2 May 2017
Photo byBob GarrardContact
Photo ID283661Submit Correction
View count: 20
Taxiing to the Customs ramp at ANC.
Registration / SerialC-FHKF
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)374
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAnchorage - Ted Stevens International (PANC / ANC)Map
Photo Date2 May 2017
Photo byBob GarrardContact
Registration / SerialC-GBYU
Fleetnumber290
Aircraft Original TypeCanadair CL-215
Aircraft Generic TypeCanadair CL-215/415
Aircraft VersionCanadair CL-215-V (CL-215-1A10)
C/n (msn)1083
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date7 June 1986
Photo byDanny GrewContact
Photo ID278972Submit Correction
View count: 19
Registration / SerialC-GBYU
Aircraft VersionCanadair CL-215-V (CL-215-1A10)
C/n (msn)1083
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date7 June 1986
Photo byDanny GrewContact
Registration / SerialC-GBYU
Fleetnumber290
Aircraft Original TypeCanadair CL-215
Aircraft Generic TypeCanadair CL-215/415
Aircraft VersionCanadair CL-215-V (CL-215-1A10)
C/n (msn)1083
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date7 June 1986
Photo byDanny GrewContact
Photo ID278972Submit Correction
View count: 19
Registration / SerialC-GBYU
Aircraft VersionCanadair CL-215-V (CL-215-1A10)
C/n (msn)1083
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date7 June 1986
Photo byDanny GrewContact
Registration / SerialC-GOSX
Aircraft Original TypeTed Smith Aerostar
Aircraft Generic TypePiper PA-60 Aerostar
Aircraft VersionPiper Aerostar 600A
C/n (msn)60-0863-8161246
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date6 June 1986
Photo byDanny GrewContact
Photo ID278845Submit Correction
View count: 15
Registration / SerialC-GOSX
Aircraft VersionPiper Aerostar 600A
C/n (msn)60-0863-8161246
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date6 June 1986
Photo byDanny GrewContact
Registration / SerialC-GOSX
Aircraft Original TypeTed Smith Aerostar
Aircraft Generic TypePiper PA-60 Aerostar
Aircraft VersionPiper Aerostar 600A
C/n (msn)60-0863-8161246
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date6 June 1986
Photo byDanny GrewContact
Photo ID278845Submit Correction
View count: 15
Registration / SerialC-GOSX
Aircraft VersionPiper Aerostar 600A
C/n (msn)60-0863-8161246
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date6 June 1986
Photo byDanny GrewContact
Registration / SerialC-FNSN
Aircraft Original TypeNorth American Texan / Harvard
Aircraft Generic TypeNorth American T-6/SNJ Texan / Harvard
Aircraft VersionNorth American T-6 Harvard Mk IV
C/n (msn)CCF-164
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date6 June 1986
Photo byDanny GrewContact
Photo ID278844Submit Correction
View count: 17
Later to Germany as D-FXXX. Was still flying in 2018.
Registration / SerialC-FNSN
Aircraft VersionNorth American T-6 Harvard Mk IV
C/n (msn)CCF-164
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date6 June 1986
Photo byDanny GrewContact
Registration / SerialC-FNSN
Aircraft Original TypeNorth American Texan / Harvard
Aircraft Generic TypeNorth American T-6/SNJ Texan / Harvard
Aircraft VersionNorth American T-6 Harvard Mk IV
C/n (msn)CCF-164
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date6 June 1986
Photo byDanny GrewContact
Photo ID278844Submit Correction
View count: 17
Later to Germany as D-FXXX. Was still flying in 2018.
Registration / SerialC-FNSN
Aircraft VersionNorth American T-6 Harvard Mk IV
C/n (msn)CCF-164
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date6 June 1986
Photo byDanny GrewContact
Registration / SerialC-FKFA
Other Marks52
Aircraft Original TypeConvair 240
Aircraft Generic TypeConvair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)100
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPalmer - Buddy Woods Municipal (PAAQ / PAQ)Map
Region / CountryAlaska, United States
Photo Date18 May 2019
Photo byRalph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID276297Submit Correction
View count: 20
Tanker #52 arrived at Palmer a few days before my visit to the airport.
Registration / SerialC-FKFA
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)100
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPalmer - Buddy Woods Municipal (PAAQ / PAQ)Map
Photo Date18 May 2019
Photo byRalph M. PettersenContact
Registration / SerialC-FKFA
Other Marks52
Aircraft Original TypeConvair 240
Aircraft Generic TypeConvair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)100
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPalmer - Buddy Woods Municipal (PAAQ / PAQ)Map
Region / CountryAlaska, United States
Photo Date18 May 2019
Photo byRalph M. PettersenContact
Photo ID276297Submit Correction
View count: 20
Tanker #52 arrived at Palmer a few days before my visit to the airport.
Registration / SerialC-FKFA
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)100
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPalmer - Buddy Woods Municipal (PAAQ / PAQ)Map
Photo Date18 May 2019
Photo byRalph M. PettersenContact
Registration / SerialC-GSYK
Fleetnumber77
Aircraft Original TypeAir Tractor AT-802
Aircraft Generic TypeAir Tractor AT-802
Aircraft VersionAir Tractor AT-802F Fire Boss
C/n (msn)802A-0491
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportVictoria - International (CYYJ / YYJ)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date17 August 2020
Photo byTim MartinContact
Photo ID273042Submit Correction
View count: 17
Multiple lightening strikes in the hills to the west started a number of wildfires. Conair sent their entire Kamloops based contingent consisting of one Electra, two Avro RJs and six Air Tractors. The Tractors all refueled here, including this 'Advanced model 802F'.
Registration / SerialC-GSYK
Aircraft VersionAir Tractor AT-802F Fire Boss
C/n (msn)802A-0491
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportVictoria - International (CYYJ / YYJ)Map
Photo Date17 August 2020
Photo byTim MartinContact
Registration / SerialC-GSYK
Fleetnumber77
Aircraft Original TypeAir Tractor AT-802
Aircraft Generic TypeAir Tractor AT-802
Aircraft VersionAir Tractor AT-802F Fire Boss
C/n (msn)802A-0491
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportVictoria - International (CYYJ / YYJ)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date17 August 2020
Photo byTim MartinContact
Photo ID273042Submit Correction
View count: 17
Multiple lightening strikes in the hills to the west started a number of wildfires. Conair sent their entire Kamloops based contingent consisting of one Electra, two Avro RJs and six Air Tractors. The Tractors all refueled here, including this 'Advanced model 802F'.
Registration / SerialC-GSYK
Aircraft VersionAir Tractor AT-802F Fire Boss
C/n (msn)802A-0491
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportVictoria - International (CYYJ / YYJ)Map
Photo Date17 August 2020
Photo byTim MartinContact
Registration / SerialC-FDHL
Fleetnumber83
Aircraft Original TypeAir Tractor AT-802
Aircraft Generic TypeAir Tractor AT-802
Aircraft VersionAir Tractor AT-802A Fire Boss
C/n (msn)802A-0199
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportVictoria - International (CYYJ / YYJ)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date17 August 2020
Photo byTim MartinContact
Photo ID273037Submit Correction
View count: 15
Multiple dry lightening strikes in the hills to the west started a number of wildfires. Conair sent their entire Kamloops based contingent consisting of one Electra, two Avro RJs and six Air Tractors. The Tractors all refueled here, including this one.
Registration / SerialC-FDHL
Aircraft VersionAir Tractor AT-802A Fire Boss
C/n (msn)802A-0199
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportVictoria - International (CYYJ / YYJ)Map
Photo Date17 August 2020
Photo byTim MartinContact
Registration / SerialC-FDHL
Fleetnumber83
Aircraft Original TypeAir Tractor AT-802
Aircraft Generic TypeAir Tractor AT-802
Aircraft VersionAir Tractor AT-802A Fire Boss
C/n (msn)802A-0199
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportVictoria - International (CYYJ / YYJ)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date17 August 2020
Photo byTim MartinContact
Photo ID273037Submit Correction
View count: 15
Multiple dry lightening strikes in the hills to the west started a number of wildfires. Conair sent their entire Kamloops based contingent consisting of one Electra, two Avro RJs and six Air Tractors. The Tractors all refueled here, including this one.
Registration / SerialC-FDHL
Aircraft VersionAir Tractor AT-802A Fire Boss
C/n (msn)802A-0199
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportVictoria - International (CYYJ / YYJ)Map
Photo Date17 August 2020
Photo byTim MartinContact
Registration / SerialCF-KCL
Fleetnumber609
Aircraft Original TypeGrumman TBF/TBM Avenger (G-40)
Aircraft Generic TypeGrumman TBF/TBM Avenger (G-40)
Aircraft VersionGrumman TBM-3S Avenger AS.3
Licence-built byGeneral Motors
C/n (msn)3700
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportKamloops (CYKA / YKA)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date1 July 1975 to 1 July 1976
Photo fromJohn Olafson CollectionContact
Photo ID270083Submit Correction
View count: 25
Former Royal Canadian Navy, then Skyway, Conair, FPL and finally as N109K as a warbird.
Registration / SerialCF-KCL
Aircraft VersionGrumman TBM-3S Avenger AS.3
C/n (msn)3700
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportKamloops (CYKA / YKA)Map
Photo Date1 July 1975 to 1 July 1976
Photo fromJohn Olafson CollectionContact
Registration / SerialCF-KCL
Fleetnumber609
Aircraft Original TypeGrumman TBF/TBM Avenger (G-40)
Aircraft Generic TypeGrumman TBF/TBM Avenger (G-40)
Aircraft VersionGrumman TBM-3S Avenger AS.3
Licence-built byGeneral Motors
C/n (msn)3700
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportKamloops (CYKA / YKA)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date1 July 1975 to 1 July 1976
Photo fromJohn Olafson CollectionContact
Photo ID270083Submit Correction
View count: 25
Former Royal Canadian Navy, then Skyway, Conair, FPL and finally as N109K as a warbird.
Registration / SerialCF-KCL
Aircraft VersionGrumman TBM-3S Avenger AS.3
C/n (msn)3700
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportKamloops (CYKA / YKA)Map
Photo Date1 July 1975 to 1 July 1976
Photo fromJohn Olafson CollectionContact
Registration / SerialCF-FBV
Fleetnumber23
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas A-26 Invader
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas A-26 Invader (B-26/JD)
Aircraft VersionDouglas A-26B Invader
C/n (msn)27886
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPrince George (CYXS / YXS)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date4 July 1972 to 7 August 1974
Photo fromJohn Olafson CollectionContact
Photo ID264517Submit Correction
View count: 22
This Invader was destroyed in a crash near Clinton, British Columbia on August 7, 1974
Registration / SerialCF-FBV
Aircraft VersionDouglas A-26B Invader
C/n (msn)27886
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPrince George (CYXS / YXS)Map
Photo Date4 July 1972 to 7 August 1974
Photo fromJohn Olafson CollectionContact
Registration / SerialCF-FBV
Fleetnumber23
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas A-26 Invader
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas A-26 Invader (B-26/JD)
Aircraft VersionDouglas A-26B Invader
C/n (msn)27886
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPrince George (CYXS / YXS)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date4 July 1972 to 7 August 1974
Photo fromJohn Olafson CollectionContact
Photo ID264517Submit Correction
View count: 22
This Invader was destroyed in a crash near Clinton, British Columbia on August 7, 1974
Registration / SerialCF-FBV
Aircraft VersionDouglas A-26B Invader
C/n (msn)27886
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPrince George (CYXS / YXS)Map
Photo Date4 July 1972 to 7 August 1974
Photo fromJohn Olafson CollectionContact
Registration / SerialC-GMKW
Aircraft Original TypeCessna 208 Caravan
Aircraft Generic TypeCessna 208 Caravan I/Cargomaster/Grand Caravan
Aircraft VersionCessna 208B Grand Caravan EX
C/n (msn)208B5017
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date21 February 2017
Photo byGary VincentContact
Photo ID264450Submit Correction
View count: 33
Bought new in 2013, this Cessna Caravan is usually paired with Conair's AT803 Fire Boss.
Registration / SerialC-GMKW
Aircraft VersionCessna 208B Grand Caravan EX
C/n (msn)208B5017
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date21 February 2017
Photo byGary VincentContact
Registration / SerialC-GMKW
Aircraft Original TypeCessna 208 Caravan
Aircraft Generic TypeCessna 208 Caravan I/Cargomaster/Grand Caravan
Aircraft VersionCessna 208B Grand Caravan EX
C/n (msn)208B5017
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date21 February 2017
Photo byGary VincentContact
Photo ID264450Submit Correction
View count: 33
Bought new in 2013, this Cessna Caravan is usually paired with Conair's AT803 Fire Boss.
Registration / SerialC-GMKW
Aircraft VersionCessna 208B Grand Caravan EX
C/n (msn)208B5017
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date21 February 2017
Photo byGary VincentContact
Registration / SerialC-GBPD
Other Marks291
Aircraft Original TypeCanadair CL-215
Aircraft Generic TypeCanadair CL-215/415
Aircraft VersionCanadair CL-215-V (CL-215-1A10)
C/n (msn)1084
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportEdmonton - City Centre / Blatchford Field (CYXD / YXD) (closed)Map
Region / CountryAlberta, Canada
Photo Date4 December 1989
Photo byGary VincentContact
Photo ID262738Submit Correction
View count: 23
One of seventeen CL-215s purchased by the Canadian government under the CL-215 cooperative Supply Agreement of September 1983 and made available for lease by smaller Provinces. This one was operated by Conair for the Northwest Terrirtories. The aircraft was later taken over by Buffalo Airways. It is now the demonstrator aircraft for Viking Air who purchased the type certificates for the CL-215, CL-215T, CL-415 and CL-415EAF from Bombardier.
Registration / SerialC-GBPD
Aircraft VersionCanadair CL-215-V (CL-215-1A10)
C/n (msn)1084
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportEdmonton - City Centre / Blatchford Field (CYXD / YXD) (closed)Map
Photo Date4 December 1989
Photo byGary VincentContact
Registration / SerialC-GBPD
Other Marks291
Aircraft Original TypeCanadair CL-215
Aircraft Generic TypeCanadair CL-215/415
Aircraft VersionCanadair CL-215-V (CL-215-1A10)
C/n (msn)1084
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportEdmonton - City Centre / Blatchford Field (CYXD / YXD) (closed)Map
Region / CountryAlberta, Canada
Photo Date4 December 1989
Photo byGary VincentContact
Photo ID262738Submit Correction
View count: 23
One of seventeen CL-215s purchased by the Canadian government under the CL-215 cooperative Supply Agreement of September 1983 and made available for lease by smaller Provinces. This one was operated by Conair for the Northwest Terrirtories. The aircraft was later taken over by Buffalo Airways. It is now the demonstrator aircraft for Viking Air who purchased the type certificates for the CL-215, CL-215T, CL-415 and CL-415EAF from Bombardier.
Registration / SerialC-GBPD
Aircraft VersionCanadair CL-215-V (CL-215-1A10)
C/n (msn)1084
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportEdmonton - City Centre / Blatchford Field (CYXD / YXD) (closed)Map
Photo Date4 December 1989
Photo byGary VincentContact
Registration / SerialC-GIOY
Fleetnumber448
Other Marks48
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6B
C/n (msn)45506 / 1002
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
EventAbbotsford Air Show 1987
Photo DateJuly 1987
Photo byRobert W. ArnoldContact
Photo ID262178Submit Correction
View count: 24
Registration / SerialC-GIOY
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6B
C/n (msn)45506 / 1002
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo DateJuly 1987
Photo byRobert W. ArnoldContact
Registration / SerialC-GIOY
Fleetnumber448
Other Marks48
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6B
C/n (msn)45506 / 1002
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
EventAbbotsford Air Show 1987
Photo DateJuly 1987
Photo byRobert W. ArnoldContact
Photo ID262178Submit Correction
View count: 24
Registration / SerialC-GIOY
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6B
C/n (msn)45506 / 1002
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo DateJuly 1987
Photo byRobert W. ArnoldContact
Registration / SerialCF-KCM
Fleetnumber616
Aircraft Original TypeGrumman TBF/TBM Avenger (G-40)
Aircraft Generic TypeGrumman TBF/TBM Avenger (G-40)
Aircraft VersionGrumman TBM-3S Avenger
C/n (msn)3482
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportKamloops (CYKA / YKA)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date1 July 1975 to 1 July 1976
Photo fromJohn Olafson CollectionContact
Photo ID260897Submit Correction
View count: 27
Tanker 16 in a group during fire action at Kamloops. This Avenger started its life with the US Navy in 1945 and later went to the Royal Canadian Navy. From there it spent many years in the fire fighting and ag spraying industry first with Skyway, then Conair from 1969 - 1977 and finally Forest Protection. The Avenger eventually went to the Tri-State Warbird Museum in 2004.
Registration / SerialCF-KCM
Aircraft VersionGrumman TBM-3S Avenger
C/n (msn)3482
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportKamloops (CYKA / YKA)Map
Photo Date1 July 1975 to 1 July 1976
Photo fromJohn Olafson CollectionContact
Registration / SerialCF-KCM
Fleetnumber616
Aircraft Original TypeGrumman TBF/TBM Avenger (G-40)
Aircraft Generic TypeGrumman TBF/TBM Avenger (G-40)
Aircraft VersionGrumman TBM-3S Avenger
C/n (msn)3482
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportKamloops (CYKA / YKA)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date1 July 1975 to 1 July 1976
Photo fromJohn Olafson CollectionContact
Photo ID260897Submit Correction
View count: 27
Tanker 16 in a group during fire action at Kamloops. This Avenger started its life with the US Navy in 1945 and later went to the Royal Canadian Navy. From there it spent many years in the fire fighting and ag spraying industry first with Skyway, then Conair from 1969 - 1977 and finally Forest Protection. The Avenger eventually went to the Tri-State Warbird Museum in 2004.
Registration / SerialCF-KCM
Aircraft VersionGrumman TBM-3S Avenger
C/n (msn)3482
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportKamloops (CYKA / YKA)Map
Photo Date1 July 1975 to 1 July 1976
Photo fromJohn Olafson CollectionContact
Registration / SerialC-GSFS
Other Marks27
Aircraft Original TypeFokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic TypeFokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft VersionFokker F27-600(AT) Friendship
C/n (msn)10473
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportParis - Le Bourget (LFPB / LBG)Map
CountryFrance
EventParis Air Show 1987
Photo DateJune 1987
Photo byPierre LangloisContact
Photo ID258525Submit Correction
View count: 20
A modified F27, with a tank added for firefighting.
Registration / SerialC-GSFS
Aircraft VersionFokker F27-600(AT) Friendship
C/n (msn)10473
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportParis - Le Bourget (LFPB / LBG)Map
Photo DateJune 1987
Photo byPierre LangloisContact
Registration / SerialC-GSFS
Other Marks27
Aircraft Original TypeFokker F27 Friendship
Aircraft Generic TypeFokker F27 Friendship/Troopship (C-31)
Aircraft VersionFokker F27-600(AT) Friendship
C/n (msn)10473
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportParis - Le Bourget (LFPB / LBG)Map
CountryFrance
EventParis Air Show 1987
Photo DateJune 1987
Photo byPierre LangloisContact
Photo ID258525Submit Correction
View count: 20
A modified F27, with a tank added for firefighting.
Registration / SerialC-GSFS
Aircraft VersionFokker F27-600(AT) Friendship
C/n (msn)10473
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportParis - Le Bourget (LFPB / LBG)Map
Photo DateJune 1987
Photo byPierre LangloisContact
Registration / SerialC-GHLY
Fleetnumber46
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6B(AT)
C/n (msn)45501 / 953
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date2 May 2003
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Photo ID256690Submit Correction
View count: 21
This DC-6 eventually went to Everts as N501ZS
Registration / SerialC-GHLY
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6B(AT)
C/n (msn)45501 / 953
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date2 May 2003
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Registration / SerialC-GHLY
Fleetnumber46
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6B(AT)
C/n (msn)45501 / 953
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date2 May 2003
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Photo ID256690Submit Correction
View count: 21
This DC-6 eventually went to Everts as N501ZS
Registration / SerialC-GHLY
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6B(AT)
C/n (msn)45501 / 953
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date2 May 2003
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Registration / SerialC-GIBS
Other Marks51
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6C(AT)
C/n (msn)45531 / 1015
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date2 May 2003
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Photo ID256685Submit Correction
View count: 23
Parked on the grass in the Conair yard with C-GHCB (43) and C-GHLY (46) on a dreary day in Abbotsford. C-GHCB was scrapped in 2009
Registration / SerialC-GIBS
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6C(AT)
C/n (msn)45531 / 1015
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date2 May 2003
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Registration / SerialC-GIBS
Other Marks51
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6C(AT)
C/n (msn)45531 / 1015
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date2 May 2003
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Photo ID256685Submit Correction
View count: 23
Parked on the grass in the Conair yard with C-GHCB (43) and C-GHLY (46) on a dreary day in Abbotsford. C-GHCB was scrapped in 2009
Registration / SerialC-GIBS
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6C(AT)
C/n (msn)45531 / 1015
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date2 May 2003
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Registration / SerialC-GIBS
Other Marks51
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6C(AT)
C/n (msn)45531 / 1015
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date2 May 2003
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Photo ID256655Submit Correction
View count: 22
After many years fighting fires this DC-6 went to Everts as N851C
Registration / SerialC-GIBS
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6C(AT)
C/n (msn)45531 / 1015
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date2 May 2003
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Registration / SerialC-GIBS
Other Marks51
Aircraft Original TypeDouglas DC-6
Aircraft Generic TypeDouglas DC-6 (C-118/R6D/Liftmaster)
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6C(AT)
C/n (msn)45531 / 1015
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date2 May 2003
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Photo ID256655Submit Correction
View count: 22
After many years fighting fires this DC-6 went to Everts as N851C
Registration / SerialC-GIBS
Aircraft VersionDouglas DC-6C(AT)
C/n (msn)45531 / 1015
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportAbbotsford (CYXX / YXX)Map
Photo Date2 May 2003
Photo byJohn OlafsonContact
Registration / SerialC-FKFL
Other Marks49
Aircraft Original TypeConvair 240
Aircraft Generic TypeConvair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)465
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPenticton (CYYF / YYF)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date12 August 2017
Photo byGary VincentContact
Photo ID256176Submit Correction
View count: 31
This Convair was originally delivered to Ansett Australia as a 440 registered VH-BZM in October 1957. Once owned by Kelowna Flightcraft, it's the third CV580 to carry this Canadian registration. Pictured heading out for a fire suppression mission, the aircraft has been owned by Conair since December 2002.
Registration / SerialC-FKFL
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)465
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPenticton (CYYF / YYF)Map
Photo Date12 August 2017
Photo byGary VincentContact
Registration / SerialC-FKFL
Other Marks49
Aircraft Original TypeConvair 240
Aircraft Generic TypeConvair 340/440/540/580/640 (C-131)
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)465
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPenticton (CYYF / YYF)Map
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Photo Date12 August 2017
Photo byGary VincentContact
Photo ID256176Submit Correction
View count: 31
This Convair was originally delivered to Ansett Australia as a 440 registered VH-BZM in October 1957. Once owned by Kelowna Flightcraft, it's the third CV580 to carry this Canadian registration. Pictured heading out for a fire suppression mission, the aircraft has been owned by Conair since December 2002.
Registration / SerialC-FKFL
Aircraft VersionConvair 580/AT
C/n (msn)465
Operator / TitlesConair Aviation
City / AirportPenticton (CYYF / YYF)Map
Photo Date12 August 2017
Photo byGary VincentContact