Aircraft Photo of C-GZCE / 143 | Beech D18S | Canadian Warplane Heritage | #47419
Registration / Serial:C-GZCE
Alternate Serial:143
Military Code:BAE
Aircraft Original Type:Beech 18
Aircraft Generic Type:Beech 18 (C-45)
Aircraft Version:Beech D18S
C/n (msn):A-156
Operator / Titles:Canadian Warplane Heritage
City / Airport:Hamilton - John C MunroMap
Region / Country:Ontario, Canada
Airport Codes:ICAO: CYHM   IATA: YHM   Local: CYHM   Other: -
Collection:Canadian Warplane Heritage
Photo Date:15 September 2014
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 47419
Photo Comment

This 1946 D18S started off carrying passengers and freight between Florida and Maine. Then International Nickel (INCO) operated it for nearly 25 years hauling men and equipment to prospecting sites and mines in Canada and Central America. The aircraft has been restored by the CWHM in the colours and markings of a detached photographic section of the RCAF, circa 1944, which was stationed in Winnipeg.

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