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C-FMPS at Vernon - CYVK, British Columbia.
Photo: John W. Olafson © 01 January 2017
Photos: John W. Olafson © October 2016
C-FMPS on O'Grady Lake, near Sapper Ranges, NT.
Photo: © Brad Wilson
C-FMPS in her element.
Photo: Ed Davis © Summer 2003
C-FMPS at Kelowna for maintenance.
Photos: John Olafson © 06 November 2002
C-FMPS another ex RCMP machine.
Photo: John Kimberley © November 1991
C-FMPS at Whitehorse, YT.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © October 1980
C-FMPS before wing and window mods.
Photo: John Kimberley © March 1980 - Aird Archives
Photo: John Kimberley © February 1980
CF-MPS at Fort Ware on Finlay Arm of Williston Lake, BC.
A "chilled" engineer B. K Lace.
Photos: Patrick C. Lace © Fall 1973
CF-MPS in her very metallic scheme.
Photo: B. K. Lace Collection © 1968 - via Patrick C. Lace
CF-MPS in publicity shot.
Photo: RCMP © - via Gary Racicot
CF-MPS prior to commencing service with RCMP.
Photos: de Havilland Canada - Bombardier © DHC Prints 6855 & 6405

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CF-MPS

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CF-MPS Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Air Division, Ottawa, ON. Delivered 16-Jul-1957 and operated until 1978, when reported as traded back to De Havilland Canada for a Turbo Beaver in 1979.

News Article, 1957: “A new DHC-2 Beaver (CF-MPS) is the latest aircraft of “Air” Division. To be fitted with floats or retractable wheel-skis in season, this plane will be based at Fort Smith, NT. to complement the existing Norseman aircraft there. Crew will be Sgt. Gordon A. Fallis, formerly spare captain, and Spl. Cst. Stan Kubin, formerly stationed at Prince Albert, SK. This aircraft brings to seven the number of de Havilland Beavers in “Air” Division. It will make use of the existing hangar and workshop owned by the Force at Fort Smith.” RCMP Quarterly: -Volume 23, No. 7, Page 158 (October, 1957).

CF-MPS G. McMullen & J. Savage, Prince George, BC. Regd prior to Certificate of Airworthiness renewal dated 05-Mar-1977. Canx prior to Certificate of Airworthiness renewal dated 26-Jul-1979.

CF-MPS Northern Thunderbird Air, Prince George, BC. Regd prior to Certificate of Airworthiness renewal dated 26-Jul-1979. Canx date currently unknown.

CF-MPS & C-FMPS Kluane Airways Ltd., Burwash Landing, Whitehorse, YT. Regd 08-Sep-1981, 10-Jan-1989 and 04-Apr-2003. Regd 11-Dec-2012.

Note: Dec-1999 tt17,415 hrs

Incident: Alcan Highway, AB. 13-Oct-1993. Pilot was completing circuits at a private airstrip and while flying at low altitude hit powerlines. Aircraft returned to Whitehorse for a safe landing. Damage limited to a nick in the propeller. TSB report 1993W0305.

Note: In Inconnu Lodge markings circa Nov-2002 to date.

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