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Sunday, 3 May 2015

542 N34KH Continues to the Marshall Islands, 917 C-GLVA Departs for Scotland


542 - DHC-6-300X2™ N34KH D.P. Acquisitions Inc., Wilmington, DE

03-May-2015 Planned


  • Honolulu, HI (PHNL/HNL) - Majuro, Marshall Islands [PKMJ/MAJ)


N34KH has filed to depart from Honolulu today, continuing on the next sector of its delivery flight to Tropicair. Yesterday it completed the trip from Santa Maria, CA in 13 hrs and 11 mins, while today's sector to Majuro is expected to be 12 hrs and 29 mins.

MSN 542 - DHC-6-300X2™ N34KH
D.P. Acquisitions Inc. (Tropicair PNG)
Murrieta, CA - Apr-2015
Ikhana Group Photo

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



917 - DHC-6-400 C-GLVA Viking Air Ltd., Sidney, BC

03-May-2015 


  • Victoria, BC (CYYJ/YYJ) - Calgary, AB (CYYC/YYC)


The first Series 400 for Highlands & Islands Airports Ltd. has departed Victoria today, bound initially for Calgary and then on to Churchill.

The eventual operator of this aircraft, along with MSN 918 is yet to be determined. The Public Service Obligation tender for routes to Campbeltown, Tiree and Barra was opened on 07-Apr-2015 and is expected to be awarded at the end of July. The current operator is Loganair.

Today's aircraft is seen below in Victoria back in Feb-2015, it is expected to become G-HIAL in due course.

MSN 917 - DHC-6-400 C-GLVA
Viking Air Ltd. (Highlands & Islands Airports)
Victoria, BC 14-Feb-2015
Tim Martin Photo
Maps generated by the Great Circle Mapper - copyright © Karl L. Swartz

A nice shot below of one of Skydive Arizona's machines, DHC-6-200 N128WJ from back in 2006.

MSN 128 - DHC-6-200 N128WJ
Kavalair LLC (Skydive Arizona)
Rantoul, KS 23-Jul-2006
Ian Atkinson Photo