N68073 enjoying float season again.
Photo: Rich Hulina © June 2014
N68073 with tundra tires.
Photo: Ben Cogger © 14 November 2013
N68073 all finished now.
Photo: Fred Wallis © 09 November 2012
Photo: Wipaire © 2017
N68073 after some mods - guess what was done?
Phone photo: Fred Wallis © 11 February 2012
N68073 the ex Greek Army Beaver.
Photo: Mark Merry © October 2003
ES-317 before converson at Kenmore, Washington.
Photos: Kenneth I. Swartz © 15 October 1978
55-4607 Military District of Washington, at Andrews AFB.
Photo: Stephen Miller © 14 May 1960


55-4607 • ES-317 • N68073 •  N5597S



• 55-4607 US Army # 1646. L-20 No. 647. Command A-9.

Delivered 04-Jan-1957. Built as L-20A and re- designated U-6A in 1962.

•55-4607Served withMilitary District of WA. Circa May-1960 (P/E).

• 55-4607 Stored at MASDC., Davis Monthan AFB., AZ. 11-Feb-1976 to 02-Apr-1976.PCN (Product Control Number) UD084.

• ES-317 Ellinki Aeroporia Stratou / Hellenic Army Aviation. From 23 June 1969 (At Megara Air Base) to 24 April 1974 (At Agrinio Air Base), first and last flights. (extract from Hellenic Army Aviation Flight Books). Via Dimitri Sambanis.

• N5597S Department of Justice, Addison, TX. Regd Mar-1980. Deleted Apr-1992.

Airworthiness date: 28-Jul-1981.

• N68073 Tundra Limited, Manley Hot Springs, AK. On USCAR 03-Nov-1990. Canx Apr-1992.

• N68073 William H & Sheryl L.. Woodin, Soldotna, AK. Regd 13-May-1992. Canx 29-Oct-2010.

• N68073 W D Aircraft Investments LLC., Anchorage, AK. Regd 01-Nov-2010. Re regd 09-Sep-2015.

Total time: 13,661 hours.

Mods include: Sealand Cabin extension and Alaska door. Sealand tip tanks. Lifetime wing struts Holmes extended engine mount . Jasco Alternator. Wipaire gross weight increase to 5,600lb.

• N68073 Number One Sky Beaver Corp., Wilmington, DE. Regd 11-Oct-2017.