Aircraft Photo of N117BS | Fairchild Swearingen SA-226TC Metro II | Big Sky Airlines | #30070
Registration / SerialN117BS
Aircraft Original TypeSwearingen SA-26 Merlin
Aircraft Generic TypeFairchild Swearingen SA-226/227 Merlin IV/Metro
Aircraft VersionFairchild Swearingen SA-226TC Metro II
C/n (msn)TC-362
Operator / TitlesBig Sky Airlines
City / AirportVancouver - InternationalMap
Region / CountryBritish Columbia, Canada
Airport CodesICAO: CYVR   IATA: YVR   Local: CYVR   Other: -
Photo DateNovember 1980
Photo byGary Vincent
Photo ID: 30070
Photo Comment

Just delivered on September 18, 1980, Big Sky would have to return this Metro after declaring bankruptcy in 1988. They would recover and eventually would have operated 26 Metros before shutting down in 2007.

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