VH-ZDA enjoying beach time.
Photo: Chris Roughan © 10 December 2015
VH-ZDA on the ramp at Hamilton Island - YBHM.
Photo: Lenn Bayliss © 19 September 2012
VH-ZDA at Whitehaven Beach (in winter!!).
Photo: Alex Penrose © 17 August 2011
Photo: Alex Penrose © 15 April 2011
VH-ZDA Just aah - routine day.
Photo: Alex Penrose © 08 January 2011
VH-ZDA What more can I say? ;-)
Photo: Alex Penrose © 05 January 2011
VH-ZDA safely at Hamilton Island, Queensland.
Photos: Alex Penrose © 12 November 2010
N317DH in her latest livery.
Photo: Jon D. Vecchie © 26 June 2008
Photo: Wipaire © 2009
N9028 on display at Wipaire booth, Arlington , WA.
Photo: James Joyce © 14 July 2007
N9028 on photo shoot over Lake Havasu, AZ.
Photos: Chuck Stewart © March 1999 - Aird Archives
Photos: Chuck Stewart © March1999 - Aird Archives
Photo: © Rich Hulina


54-1672 • N9028 • N317DH



54-1672 US Army #1515. L-20 No. 516 Command A-6. Delivered 12-May-1955. Built as L-20A and re-designated U-6A in 1962.

N9028 Board of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater, OK. Still listed on 1974 USCAR. State of Oklahoma.

N9028 Baudette Flying Services Inc., Baudette, MN. Regd 13-Oct-1988. On USCAR at 02-Mar-1990 & 01-Oct-1994.

Accident: Oak Island, MN. 09-Apr-1991. Aircraft broke through ice of frozen lake with right main landing gear while taxiing to dock. Right wing and right wing lift strut damaged. Aircraft sank; no injuries to pilot and three passengers. NTSB report CHI91LA128.

N9028 Arrow Plane Inc., Wilmington, DE. Regd 18-May-2006.

Mods include: - Wipline 6100 amphibian floats, Kenmore-finlets, double wing fences since 1999.

Colour Scheme: Overall white with red through windows and black trim marks, matching tail assent and on floats, wing leading edge red.

Total Time: 14,535hrs at Feb 2008.

N317DH Jon Vecchie, Pulaski, WI. Regd 01-Aug-2008. Canx 13-Sep-2010.

Note:  Was on FAA records as 54-1672 and U-6A.

VH-ZDA Whitsunday Air Services Pty., Ltd., Airlie Beach, QLD. Regd 30-Sep-2010. Based Hamilton Island, Queensland.



Photo: Lenn Bayliss © 19 September 2012
Photo: Alex Penrose © 07 January 2011