Seen on a rare visit to Heathrow this Convair was built in 1956 and remained in service until 1983 when it was retired to Arizona. It was purchased by Everts in 1999 and ferried to Fairbanks as N2409R where it had its engines stripped and was cancelled in 2008. Scanned from a slide.
Flies for Wollaston Lake Lodge, during summer months - Six of eleven Convairs in this compound. Showing HKF, KFO, N43938, N5248N, N4753B. In August 2011, C-GKFP sustained severe damage in a landing accident when the nose gear collapsed upon landing on a very poor runway. The aircraft was written off.