Aircraft News / by Erik Johannesson


232 - DHC-8-311 C-GDHM Inter-Aero Inc., Arnprior, ON

Registration cancelled 19-Sep-2019. Moved via road transport to Calgary, AB for final dismantling by Avmax Spares Ltd. This aircraft arrived in Canada back in mid-2017 from Skytrans in Australia. Prior to that it had served with 16 other operators on 5 continents.

Avmax Spares Photo © Calgary, AB

Avmax Spares Photo © Calgary, AB


468 - DHC-8-202 C-GKJV Avmax Aircraft Leasing Inc., Calgary, AB

Registration cancelled 09-Oct-2019 on export to Chad. Aircraft arrived N’djamena 28-Sep-2019 on transfer to Avmax’s subsidiary in Chad.


497 - DHC-8-202 N780LA Avmax Aircraft Leasing Inc., Calgary, AB

Flew Great Falls, MT - Colorado Springs, CO - Saltillo 08-Oct-2019 for a heavy check with SAQ.


4001 - DHC-8-402 C-FJJA Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Registered to De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Ltd., Toronto, ON 09-Oct-2019. Notable in that this appears to be the first DHC-8 to be formally registered to the “new” DHC.