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CF-ODC in float mode.
Photo: John Kimberley © 1978
CF-ODC at La Ronge, Saskatchewan.
Photo: John Kimberley © 13 November 1977
CF-ODC on the Salkeld family farm, near Brock, SK.
Photos: Dev Salkeld © circa 1975 - via Matt Salkeld
CF-ODC en route.
Photo: Howard Smith © Summer 1973 - Aird Archives

120

CF-ODC

C-FODC

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Entries preceded by dates are from Department of Transport files.

04-Dec-1950 Application for Certificate of Registration for DHC-2 s/n 120.

01-May-1951 Test flown for Certificate of Airworthiness by (illegible signature).

10-May-1951 Entered on the Register of Canada (document issued 23-MAY-1951).

10-May-1951 Certificate of Airworthiness #3479 issued (document issued 22-MAY-1951).

23-May-1951 Certificate of Registration #10154 issued to Department of Lands & Forests.

• CF-ODC Province of Ontario Government, Department of Lands and Forests, Sault Ste. Marie, ON. Delivered 31-May-1951. Canx Nov-1968.

Total hours at Apr 1954   1066.15

Total Hours at Apr-1955   1558.10

Loads carried Apr-1954 to Mar-1955   307,679lb

Based 1954-1955 Algonquin Park

Note:-Edo 58-4580s and Federal AW-4820 skis while with Department of Lands & Forests

15-Oct-1968 Bill of Sale; Dept of Lands & Forest to Bannock Aerospace Ltd., Toronto, ON., $41,110.

06-Nov-1968 Application for Certificate of Registration by Bannock Aerospace Ltd.

13-Nov-1968 Certificate of Registration #46569 issued to Bannock Aerospace Ltd., Toronto, ON.

• CF-ODC Bannock Aerospace, Toronto, ON. Regd 13-Nov-1968.

24-Feb-1969 Bill of Sale; Bannock Aerospace to La Ronge Aviation Services Ltd., La Ronge, SK.

24-Feb-1969 Application for Certificate of Registration by La Ronge Aviation Services Ltd.

24-Feb-1969 Certificate of Registration #46778 issued to La Ronge Aviation Services Ltd.

Mar-1971  Leased to Parsons Airways Northern Ltd., Flin Flon, MB (no dates on file).

• C-FODC La Ronge Aviation Services Ltd., La Ronge, SK. Regn 24-Feb-1969.

Mar-1971 Leased to Parsons Airways Northern Ltd., Flin Flon, MB (no dates on file).

• C-FODC Leased to Parsons Airways Northern Ltd., Flin Flon, MB. Mar-1971.

18-Feb-1974 Certificate of Registration amended to show La Ronge Aviation Services’ change of mailing address to Edmonton, AB.

Accident: Michael Lake SK 57.51N/104.00W 10-Jul-1979 Holed float and sank in 10’ of water. Pilot Jim Hartwell uninjured. Aircraft damaged during extraction by helicopter, and deemed an insurance total loss.

31-Oct-1979 Bill of Sale; Stinson-Eisler Adjustment Bureau, Saskatoon, SK to Allen Airways Ltd., Sioux Lookout, ON.

• C-FODC Allen Airways Ltd, Sioux Lookout, ON.  No record on CCAR

Incident: Sioux Lookout. 30-Apr-1980 .Destroyed by fire while with Allen Aircraft/Allen Airways Ltd., Sioux Lookout, ON.

• C-FODC Canx 04-Sep-1980.

Summary of Total Hours since new extracted from Department of Transport archives

10-May-1952   201 hours

16-Apr-1953   668 hours

07-May-1954   1,080 hours

15-Oct-1954   1,367 hours

26-Jul-1955   1,770 hours

11-Jul-1956   2,247 hours

12-Aug-1957   2,946 hours

21-Jul-1958   3,080 hours

05-Aug-1959   3,503 hours

02-Aug-1960   3,897 hours

14-Jul-1961   4,340 hours

09-Jul-1962   4,754 hours

04-Sep-1963   5,168 hours

13-Aug-1964   5,391 hours

05-Aug-1965   5,684 hours

08-Jul-1966   6,146 hours

05-Jul-1967   6,449 hours

11-Jul-1968   6,843 hours

25-Mar-1969   6,895 hours

15-Mar-1975   11,150 hours

11-Mar-1976   11,717 hours

27-Feb-1978   12,966 hours

Destroyed in fire

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