C-FOCT at Barr River - CPF2, Ontario.
Photos: Kenneth I. Swartz © 07 October 2014
C-FOCT of Chapleau Air Services.
Photos: David Brown © July 2006
Photo: © Mark Merry
CF-OCT at McKenzie Lake, Ontario.
Loading Fire Fighting Equipment.
Photos: Gregg Lynn © 1964





Certificate of Airworthiness #3152 & Certificate of Registration # 8190 issued 17-Aug-1949.

• CF-OCT Province of Ontario Government, Department of Forests and Lands, Sault Ste. Marie, ON. Delivered 19-Aug-1949 and operated until 1967. Based at Caribou Lake & Lands base, Armstrong, ON.

Total hours up to Apr-1950   459.30

Total hours up to Apr-1951   830.45

Total hours up to Apr-1954   1901.20

Total hours up to Apr-1955   2177.35

Loads carried between May-1949 & Apr-1950   381,89lb

Loads carried between May-1950 & Apr-1951   429,705lb

Loads carried between May-1954 & Apr-1955   138,715

Aircraft Allocated to Gogoma 1949-51

Pickle Lake 1954-55

• CF-OCT Theriault Air Services, Chapleau, ON. Circa 1968. Canx May 1975

Accident: Ivanhoe Lake, ON. 10-Jun-1971. To avoid hitting deadhead in water on landing rollout power was applied to lift the aircraft over it. As there was insufficient area for the aircraft to come to a stop, it was run off onto a sandy beach causing the aircraft to invert. Substantial damage to the aircraft. Pilot uninjured.

• C-FOCT Chapleau Air Services Ltd., Chapleau, ON. Regd 12-May-1975. Based Sault Ste. Marie. ON. Canx 28-Oct-2020.

Note. Still in original format. No porthole window, original ventral fin, lower air Induction port

C-FOCT 1138969 Ontario Inc., (Springer Aerospace), Echo Bay, ON. Based CPF2 Bar River Airport, Echo Bay, ON. Regd 28-Oct-2020.