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C-FGYN on the waterfront at Yellowknife.
Photos: Lukas Lusser © 13 June 1999
C-FGYN by the dock, at Yellowknife.
Photo: Dario Cocco © 12 June 1998 - Aird Archives
C-FGYN same spot, on a sunny day.
Photo: Damiano Gualdoni © June 1998
C-FGYN rolling barrels at Yellowknife, NT.
Photo: Marco Kosterman © 19 May 1998 - Aird Archives
C-FGYN at Yellowknife in new colours.
Photo: Henry Tenby © 29 June 1997 - Aird Archives
C-FGYN at Yellowknife, missing a few important parts!
Photo: Glen Etchells © May 1994
C-FGYN faces yet another winter.
Photo: John Kimberley © October 1993
C-FGYN patiently awaits the end of winter.
Photo: Gary Vincent © March 1992 - Aird Archives
C-FGYN dockside at a busy Yellowknife.
Photo: Ruben Husberg © 05 October 1990
C-FGYN at Cambridge Bay, NWT.
Photo: Brian Stockall © 24 July 1989
C-FGYN at Channing, Manitoba.
Photo: Ian Macdonald © March 1985
CF-GYN with Wheeler.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Late1950's - via www.

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CF-GYN

C-FGYN

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Certificate of Airworthiness #3486 issued 27-Jun-1951.

CF-GYN Wheeler Airlines, St. Jovite, QC. Certificate of Registration #10333 issued 27-Jun-1951. Delivered 27-Jun-1951.

CF-GYN Wheeler Airlines (1960), St. Jovite, QC, Circa 1964.

CF-GYN Wheeler Northland Airways Ltd., St. Jean, QC. Regd. 22-Oct-1965 – 1969.

Accident: Nichequon, QC. 53°12’N 70°53’W 22-Nov-1968. The aircraft was in ski/wheel configuration. The pilot aborted a take-off attempt due to the failure of the aircraft to gain sufficient airspeed during the take off run. He then attempted a second attempt with the skis-wheels in the half position. The aircraft again failed to gain sufficient airspeed and rode over rough ground and boulders beyond the end of the runway and prior to coming to a stop remaining upright. Minor injuries to a passenger and substantial damage to the aircraft.

CF-GYN Nordair Ltd., Montréal, QC. Regd 22-Feb-1971. Canx Apr-1973

CF-GYN Nipawin Air Services Ltd., La Ronge, SK. Regd by Jun-1973.

C-FGYN Nipawin Air Services Ltd., La Ronge, SK. Re regd by Mar-1976.

Accident: At Yellowknife, 1984. Damaged when it hit ice on landing.

C-FGYN Tobin Lake Air Service, Nipawin, SK. On CCAR as at May-1981.

C-FGYN Parsons Airways Northern, Flin Flon, MB. Canx 09-Dec-1985.

C-FGYN Adlair Aviation, Cambridge Bay, NU Canx 15-Jul-1986.

C-FGYN Adlair Aviation (1983) Ltd., Cambridge NU. Owned since 10-Jul-1986 & regd from 17-Jul-1986.

Note: Aircraft sat idle at Yellowknife for a number of years. Summer 2010 received major maintenance and overhaul to be moved up to Cambridge Bay, NU, to fly fish.

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