C-FEBE getting a "lift" . . .
Photo: Tim Martin © 25 July 2018
C-FEBE waits for a "lift".
Photo: Ron Kosys © 23 August 2017 - Aird Archives
C-FEBE now in Harbour Air colours. f/n 218.
Photos: Rod Hall © 03 July 2015
C-FEBE in Westcoast Air livery.
Photo: Ron Kosys © 05 June 2013
Photo: Paul den Ouden © 18 October 2011
Photos: John W. Olafson © 11 May 2009
C-FEBE on the water at Victoria inner harbour.
Photo: Brian Greenhalgh © 06 May 2010
C-FEBE taxiing on the Fraser.
Photo: Stephen S. Peck © 10 May 2009
C-FEBE heading out from Coal Harbour, Vancouver.
Photo: John W. Olafson © 11 May 2007
C-FEBE from Nanaimo, landing at Coal Harbour, Vancouver.
Photo: Neil Aird © October 2002
C-FEBE waiting at Vancouver's Coal Harbour base.
Photo: Bruce W. Gowans © 1998 - Aird Archives
Photo: Damiano Gualdoni © June 1994
C-FEBE on a cloudy day.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Aird Archives
C-FEBE lifts off Coal Harbour, Vancouver.
Photo: Lenn Bayliss © June 1989
Photo: © Mark Merry
C-FEBE this time on the  ramp at Vancouver Airport.
Photos:  John Kimberley  © November 1990
N99838 on the Soldotna gravel.
Photo: John Kimberley © June 1979
N99838 at Gillespie Field, Santee, California.
Test scan of negative (February 2021)
Photo: Karl Kramer © c.1977 - Kenneth I. Swartz Collection


53-7967 • N99838



53-7967 US Army # 1508. L-20 No. 509. Command A-4. Delivered 08-Apr-1955.  Built as L-20A and re-designated U-6A in 1962.

53-7967 Stored at MASDC., Davis Monthan AFB., Arizona. 27-Mar-1972 to 10-Mar-1976. PCN (Product Control Number) HS 140.

Note: Purchased by El Cajon at the Davis Monthan auction sale on 29-Jan-1976 for $24,000 US. Total time 7,919.0 hours. Engine 5,813.0 hours. Sold as “providing no reasonable potential for normal certification”. Comment at sale included: old wings, wing data plates and average condition.

N99838 El Cajon Flying Service, Santee, CA. Regd 10-Mar-1976.

N99838 Michael R. Moll, Soldotna, AK. Aug-1979.

Accident: Bering River, AK. 20-Jun-1985. During takeoff aircraft was hit by gust of wind tipping left wing so that it struck water. The aircraft nosed over. Substantial damage to the aircraft and pilot uninjured.

N99838 Chisum Flying Service, Inc., Anchorage, AK. Canx 16-Feb-1989.

C-FEBE Kluane Airways Ltd., Whitehorse, YT. Regd 06-Apr-1989. Based Burwash Landing, BC.

C-FEBE Baxter Aviation Ltd., Nanaimo, BC. Regd 16-Dec-1996.

C-FEBE West Coast Air Ltd., Vancouver BC. Regd 17-May-2007. Canx 09-May-2008. Regd 21-May-2008, Canx 30-May-2008. Regd 30-May-2008. Canx 21-May-2010. Regd 04-Jun-2010. Canx 11-May-2012

C-FEBE Harbour Air, Richmond, BC. Regd 15-May-2012. f/n 218.