c/n 1571

N5595M landing Tongass Narrows.
Photo: John W. Olafson © 02 July 2013
The Boeing and the Beaver, Gravina Island in distance.
Photo: John W. Olafson © 02 July 2013
N5595M heading out again.
Photo: Helge Nyhus © September 2006 - Kenneth I. Swartz Collection
N5595M in Pacific Airways titles.
Photo: Neil Aird © 17 September 2004
N5595M on launch ramp at Kenmore, WA.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 23 August 1999
N5595M earlier markings at Kenmore.
Photo: John Kimberley © January (year unknown) - Aird Archives

c/n 1571

KAF-105

N5595M

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KAF-105 Kenyan Air Force. Delivered 07-Dec-1964.

N5595M Tamaam Inc., Anchorage, AK. Regd 05-Feb-1980.

N5595M Poss Kenmore Air Harbour Ltd., Kenmore, WA.

N5595M AK Safari Inc., Anchorage, AK. Operated by Kirk Gay, Nondalton, AK. t/a Valhalla Lodge. Regd 25-Aug-1983. On USCAR at 29-Feb-1992.

Accident: Iliamna, 24-Jun-1989. Engine failed on final approach caused by malfunctioning magneto and aircraft crashed into wooded area. Pilot and passenger received serious injuries.

N5595M Aircraft Salvage and Rebuild Inc., Omak, WA. On USCAR at 01-Oct-1994.

Airworthiness date: 30-Nov-1998. Category – Normal.

N5595M Kirk M and Pamela K. Thomas Trustee, Ketchikan, AK. Regd 16-May-2000.

Note: Shown with Pacific Airways colours. Sep-2004.

N5595M Gateway Aviation Inc., Ketchikan, AK. Regd 29-Jul-2013.

Accident Location unknown. 09-Jun-2014. Prior to takeoff the pilot stated he determined the wind direction was w/sw at 15 mph gusting to approximately 25mph and he aligned the aircraft for a departure into the wind. The pilot stated that as the aircraft was transitioning onto the step a wind gust from the left lifted the left wing causing the right wing tip to strike the water. The aircraft was not airborne and damage was limited to the right wingtip only.

N5595M Radial Power Enterprises LLC., Ketchikan, AK. Regd 07-Jan-2016.

N5595M Registration pending to Thomas Kirk Trustee, Ketchikan, AK. 30-Aug-2016.

N5595M Gateway Aviation LLC., Ketchikan, AR. Regd 12-May-2017.

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