C-FAXI at Lake Lovely Water, BC.
Photo: Harald Kirkpatrick © 2021 - via Mark Perry
C-FAXI arriving at Coal Harbour, Vancouver.
Photo: John W. Olafson © 16 September 2016
C-FAXI another year on.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 12 August 2015
C-FAXI same location, some eight years later.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 12 September 2014
C-FAXI coasts along the downtown waterfront.
Photo: Neil Aird © 01 June 2007
C-FAXI heads out yet again.
Screen capture from video: David Malysheff © 01 June 2007 - Aird Archives
C-FAXI making spray on the Fraser River.
Photo: John Roger © 29 December 2006 - Aird Archives
C-FAXI lifts off Coal Harbour in Downtown Vancouver.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 18 August 2006
C-FAXI on an outing to Twin Creeks, Howe Sound.
Photos: Bill Hann © 29 December 2003
C-FAXI with repairs underway and some new mods.
C-FAXI with cabin extension added by Aeroflight.
Photos: Bill Hann © 08 July 2003
C-FAXI new tail logo and checkers.
Photo: Neil Aird © 15 May 2001
C-FAXI on regular duties.
Photo: Ab Gobets © 29 June 1998 - via Coert Munk - Aird Archives
C-FAXI making a run for the ramp.
Photo: Erich Gandet © 05 June 1996
C-FAXI on the Fraser River at Vancouver Airport.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 19 July 1991 - Aird Archives
C-FAXI in new Harbour Air livery.
Photo: Lenn Bayliss © June 1989 - Aird Archives
C-FAXI with earlier HARBOUR AIR livery. (Showing traces of AirBC cheat lines)
Photo: Lenn Bayliss © Date unknown - Aird Archives
Photo: Keneth Kula © Date unknown - Aird Archives
C-FAXI at Campbell River, with HA sticker.
Photo: Bruce W. Gowans © July 1986 - Aird Archives
C-FAXI at Coal Harbour, without marks.
Photo: Philippe Goupil © August 1984 - Aird Archives
C-FAXI in AirBC livery.
Photo: Photographer unknown © September 1983 - Aird Archives
C-FAXI in later red and white livery.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © February 1977
C-FAXI in blue and white scheme.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 08 June 1975
CF-AXI with CF-RJG parked at Burleith Arm, near Ladysmith, BC.
Photo: Hugh Mullen © circa 1975
Photo: John P. Stewart © 1973
CF-AXI at Vancouver - CYVR.
Photo: Harry Vercruijsse © 21 July 1972 - Ad Vercruijsse Collection - via Peter Vercruijsse
CF-AXI with simple WEST COAST AIR SERVICES titles.
CF-AXI just after delivery, before titles were applied.
Photos: Ian Macdonald © 1970
N6535D outside her corporate hangar, at Houston, Texas.
Photo Unknown photographer © 1960's - Jim Greene Collection


N6535D • CF-AXI



N6535D de Havilland Inc., New York. Delivered 02-Mar-1963.

N6535D Cameron Iron Works Inc., Houston, TX.

Note: On Edo 58-4580 amphib. floats, ventral tail strake.

CF-AXI Bannock Aerospace Ltd., Toronto, ON. Apr-1970.

CF-AXI West Coast Air Services Ltd., Richmond, BC. Regd prior to Cert of Airworthiness renewal dated 31-Mar-1973.

C-FAXI Re-named as West Coast Air, Richmond, BC Regn format changed prior to 31-Dec-1975

C-FAXI Air BC Ltd., Richmond, BC. From 01-Dec-1980. Formed as a merger of several other west coast airlines and a subsidiary of Jim Pattison Industries.

Accident: Comox Valley BC. 27-Feb-1983. Damaged in mid air collision at 400 ft, Collision with Cessna A185F C-GJTJ and both landed safely at Comox Valley Airport.

C-FAXI J. Pattison Industries, Vancouver, BC. Canx 31-Aug-1983.

C-FAXI Harbour Air Ltd., Richmond, BC. Regd 27-Dec-1984. Canx 27-Apr-1989 and re-regd 27-Apr-1989.

Note: Now on Edo 639-4930 straight floats with bubble cabin door windows, enlarged rear (bubble) cabin windows and ventral tail strake. Later exchanged with seaplane fins on horizontal tailplanes. Hartzell three blade prop an spinner, Sealand extended cabin by Aeroflite Industries Ltd. Of Vancouver.

Accident: Vancouver Seaplane base. 09-Aug-1997. Slightly damaged by C-FMXS.