Aircraft Photo of N6080 | De Havilland Canada DHC-4A Caribou | ERIM - Environmental Research Institute of Michigan | AirHistory.net #201057
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:N6080
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-4 Caribou
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland Canada DHC-4 Caribou (C-7/AC-1/V-2)
Aircraft Version:De Havilland Canada DHC-4A Caribou
C/n (msn):2
Operator / Titles:ERIM - Environmental Research Institute of Michigan
Location
City / Airport:Detroit - Willow RunMap
Region / Country:Michigan, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KYIP   IATA: YIP   Local: YIP   Other: -
 
Photo Date:30 July 1989
Photo by:Stephan de Bruijn
Photo ID: 201057
Photo Comment

This 1961 DHC-4 was once assigned to the fleet of Nordair (CF-LAN), was sold to Imperial Oil (CF-LAN) befire ot became N6080 in Jun'71. That registration was carried with nternountain Aviation up to early 1975. The Caribou flew from Feb'75 with Air America and started to operate with this Environmental Research Institute of Michigan from June 1976. The Caribou was pictured at a small airshow at Willow Run in '89. It stayed here with HAT Aviation from August 1998 and was stored. It is currently preserved at in full US Army colours with fake serial '24171' at the Yankee Air Museum at Willow Run

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