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Sunday, 7 December 2014

Five Delivery Flights Underway Today

MSN 914 - DHC-6-400 C-FMJO
Viking Air
Calgary, AB 03-Dec-2014
yyce3 Photo

No fewer than five Twin Otter delivery flights under way today, encompassing three Series 400's and two 300's.

372 - DHC-6-300 C-FTWU Ashe Aircraft Enterprises Ltd., Calgary, AB

C-FTWU has departed Iqaluit, and at the time of writing is just approaching the Greenland coastline in the vicinity of Nuuk. This is the second new Twin Otter to join the Trans Maldivian fleet since October, and will be their 46th. The ferry flight is being flown by Calgary's Planes & Parts/World Wide Ferry and is expected to continue on to Malmö, Sweden tomorrow.
  • Iqaluit, NU (CYFB/YFB) - KeflavĂ­k, Iceland (BIKF/KEF)

447 - DHC-6-300 C-GKBQ Kenn Borek Air, Calgary, AB

C-GKBQ has completed today's flying, having just landed in Hurghada. The ferry flight for Island Aviation Services is being flown by Calgary's Planes & Parts/World Wide Ferry .

  • Nis, Serbia (LYNI/INI) - Hurghada, Egypt (HESH/HRG)

896 - DHC-6-400 N896JF NASS Holdings LLC, Titusville, FL

The second aircraft en route to the United Arab Emirates is currently nearing the Azores on its delivery flight. It is planned on to Ibiza, Spain tomorrow.

  • St. John's, NL (CYYT/YYT) - Santa Maria, Azores (LPAZ/SMA)

904 - DHC-6-400 N400GZ Ground Zero Solutions LLC, Alexandria VA

Today N400GZ arrives in the U.A.E. completing its delivery flight from Louisburg, NC. The aircraft originally left the Viking facility in Victoria, BC on 10-Oct-2014 and remained in Louisburg for pre-delivery work until departing there on 29-Nov-2014.

  • Paphos, Cyprus (LCPH/PFO) - Abu Dhabi-Al Bateen, UAE (OMAD/AZI)

Maps generated by the Great Circle Mapper - copyright © Karl L. Swartz.

909 - DHC-6-400 C-GVOT Viking Air Ltd., Sidney, BC

The sixth aircraft for MASwings has just departed the Viking facility in Victoria, BC on delivery. The first sector will take it to Fairbanks, AK with the planned en route time of 6 hrs & 50 mins.

  • Victoria, BC (CYYJ/YYJ) - Fairbanks, AK (PAFA/FAI)

MSN 909 DHC-6-400 C-GVOT
Viking Air (MASwings)
Victoria, BC 16-Oct-2014
Tim Martin Photo