Aircraft News / by Erik Johannesson

Central Mountain’s newest DHC-8 in service is C-GMJJ seen below. Sadly, at least for now it remains painted all white. The aircraft is one of four acquired from Avmax Aircraft Leasing, and was previously with Piedmont Airlines.

 
SB Air Photo © Vancouver, BC Aug-2019

SB Air Photo © Vancouver, BC Aug-2019

381 - DHC-8-311 VQ-BVI Yakutia Airlines, Yakutsk

Test flown from North Bay, ON 27-Aug-2019 under a Jet Test callsign JTN9093. Jet Test will also be responsible for the ferry flight back to Yakutsk. The aircraft has been undergoing a check at Voyageur Aerotech.

 
 

410 - DHC-8-311 C-GFMX PAL Aerospace Ltd., St. John’s, NL

Updating the previous entry of 15-Aug-2019 when it flew St. John’s, NL - Halifax, NS - Winnipeg, MB - Comox, BC; the aircraft continued to Ketchikan, AK & Kodiak, AK on 18-Aug-2019. Since that time it has been operating regular missions from Kodiak around the Aleutian chain of islands. Today, the aircraft flew nonstop Kodiak, AK - Comox, BC.

 

529 - DHC-8-202 C-GIWQ World Wide Aircraft Ferrying Ltd., Mississauga, ON [Elix Aviation Capital]

Test flown from Toronto-Pearson, ON 30-Aug-2019.

 

4240 - DHC-8-402 N437QX Horizon Air, Seattle, WA

Flew Sault Ste Marie, ON - Great Falls, MT - Portland, OR 30-Aug-2019 following a six week long check performed by JD Aero.

 

4246 - DHC-8-402 N439QX Horizon Air, Seattle, WA

Flight planned for Sault Ste Marie, ON - Great Falls, MT - Portland, OR 30-Aug-2019 following a check with JD Aero, which began on 12-Aug-2019.

 

4315 - DHC-8-402 C-GFPS World Wide Aircraft Ferrying Ltd., Mississauga, ON

Updating previous entry of 27-Aug-2019; flew Calgary-Int’l, AB - Abbotsford-Int’l, BC 02-Jul-2019. Was then registered to Conair Group Inc., Abbotsford, BC 26-Aug-2019 as C-FFQF.

 

Former LGW DHC-8-402 OE-IIO arrived in Shannon for repaint on 26-Aug-2019. It is owned by Celestial Aviation Trading/GECAS, and after painting it will be destined for Australia as aircraft #2 for Cobham Aviation.

 
Malcolm Nason Photo © Shannon 28-Aug-2019

Malcolm Nason Photo © Shannon 28-Aug-2019