C-GDBX at Black Lake, Ontario.
Photos: Neil Ayers © 2021
C-GDBX leaving Sioux Lookout for North Bay, Ontario.
Photo: Rich Hulina © 20 May 2015
C-GDBX at CYBL, heading off to Ontario.
Photo: Pete Killin © 17 May 2015
C-GDBX a few finishing touches left.
Photo: Bob Kobzey © 15 December 2014
C-GDBX the interior and panel.
Photo: Bob Kobzey © 15 December 2014
Photos: Neil Ayers © November 2019
C-GDBX almost complete again.
Photo: Bob Kobzey © 17 November 2014
C-GDBX about to leave Renton for Canada.
Photo: Pete Killin © 09 April 2014
N930AJ barging at Renton, Washington.
Photo: Kenmore Air © courtesy Jvan Aeberli
N930AJ ready to go into her container.
Photo: Jvan Aeberli © 11 February 2014
More images in the Archived blog.
N930AJ at Bouveret on Lake Geneva/Lac Léman.
Photo: Jvan Aeberli © 13 August 2011
N930AJ at Donaueschingen - EDTD, Germany.
Photos: Neil Aird © 05 July 2011
N930AJ at Bönigen, Switzerland on Lake Brienze.
Photos: Neil Aird © 03 July 2011
N930AJ with sister N5CC (1167) over Lake of Brienze.
Photo: Erich Gandet © 04 July 2010 - via Jvan Aeberli
Photos: Erich Gandet © 04 July 2010 - via Jvan Aeberli
N930AJ with sister D-FLEN (1056) over St. Wolfgangsee.
Photo: via Jvan Aeberli © 2007
N930AJ fuels at Birrfeld, Swtzerland.
Photo: Tom Meikle © 06 May 2006
A Beaver shot from another Beaver!
N930AJ at Kenmore, just before her delivery flight to Europe.
Photos: Neil Aird © 07 August 1990
Once in Europe - a much photographed Beaver!
N930AJ looking very smart on wheels at Ecuvillens.
Photo: Markus Herzig © 30 June 1991
N930AJ sharing the ramp with ATI I-DACM MD-82 at Bologna - LIPE, Italy.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 25 May 1993 - Adrian M. Balch Collection
Photo: Lukas Lusser © August 1998
N930AJ on Brienzersee, near Interlaken.
Photo: Mario Richard © August 2003
N930AJ on a recent "field" trip.
Location - Hilzingen in Southern Germany.
Photos: Franz Lackner © 18 September 2004
N930AJ at Sankt Wolfgang on Lake Wolfgangsee, Austria.
Photos: Franz Lackner © 09 July 2005


57-6175 • N94477 • N930AJ



57-6175 US Army # 1848. L-20 No. 849. Command A-14. Delivered 25-Nov-1958. Built as L-20A and re-designated U-6A in 1962.

Airworthiness date: 21-Jun-1974.

N94477 Amigos Internacionales Corporation, Athens, TX. Regd Jul-1974.

Accident: Van Horn, TX. 20-Dec-1974. Engine failure caused by fuel starvation because of contaminated fuel lines resulted in forced landing off airport on land. Substantial damage to aircraft. Pilot uninjured. NTSB report FTW75FQD14.

N94477 United Engineering & Trading Inc., Amarillo, TX. Dates unknown.

N94477 Kenmore Air Harbour Ltd., Kenmore, WA. On USCAR at 02-Mar-1990

N930AJ Kenmore Air Harbour Ltd., Kenmore, WA.

Note: Rebuilt by Kenmore in 1990.

N930AJ United Engineering & Trading Inc. Amarillo, TX. Regd 23-Jul-1990.

Note: In Beavair titles and based in Altenrhein, Switzerland.

tt7,066 (2011)

For sale: US$495,000, Oct-2013 & Jan2014.

Total time: 7,192 hours at Oct 2013.

Mods include Wipline 6100 amphib. Floats . Lake and Air Gear Position Advisory System, Kenmore Air 5370 lbs. Gross Weight Increase, Kenmore Air Cabin Door Dome Windows, Kenmore Air Square Cabin Windows, Hartzell 3-Blade Propeller, Wheel Gear w/ Oversized Tires, Cleveland Wheels & Brakes, Precise Flight Inc. 1210/24005-2A Pulselight, Dual Landing Lights, Music Input, Winter Dacron Cover for Entire Aircraft, Dual Controls.

• Based Donaueschingen - EDTD, Germany - until 2014 *

• Sold to Canada

• Came by sea to Montréal, QC., and onward by rail to Seattle, WA. Then by truck to Kenmore!


Photo: Simon Van Tromp © 24 March 2014

• At Kenmore Air Harbor - April 2014 • Canx

C-GDBX Imported to Canada 01-Apr-2014.

• On delivery flight from Renton, WA., to Sealand 09-Apr-2014.

• Work being done at Sealand, Campbell River, BC

C-GDBX Guardian Aviation Ltd., Parry Sound, ON • Regd 12-May-2014.

• Departed Campbell River, BC., on delivery flight to Tillsonburg, ON.

C-GDBX L . L. Aviation Limited, Garson, ON. Regd 20-Jan-2020.


* I had the pleasure of flying with Jvan a few times in Switzerland and Germany in N930AJ

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