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C-FMPV on amphibs, pops in to CYYT - St John's, NL.
Photos: Richard Stoker © 07 August 2012
C-FMPV continuing her career at Thorburn Lake, Newfoundland.
A little bit of Newfoundland humour ;-)
Photos: Dave Brown © 13 August 2006
Photos: Dave Brown © July 2004
CF-MPV of Amos Aviation Ltée.
Photo: Sheldon D. Benner © May 1979 - Michael J. Ody Collection
CF-MPV on a choppy Northern Sakatchewan lake.  

Maybe flaps would help?

Photo:  Ken McTavish ©  (late 1960's)
CF-MPV with S/Sgt. George R. Filiatrault.
Photo: Filiatrault Collection © Winter 1965

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CF-MPV Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Air Division, Ottawa, ON. Delivered 11-Feb-1959 and operated until 1969. Poss. 1971 when traded in to de Havilland Canada.

Note: Named “Vulture” when with RCMP, associated with the last letter of the registration.

Note: Reported that RCMP traded in to DH Canada for a Twin Otter.

CF-MPV DHC Canada 1971.

CF-MPV Labell Touristair Inc., Mont Laurier, QC. Regd prior to Certificate of Airworthiness renewal dated 28-Aug-1972. Canx prior to Certificate of Airworthiness renewal dated 14-Sep-1974.

CF-MPV Air Amos Ltée., Amos, (Amos Aviation Ltée), QC. Regd prior to Certificate of Airworthiness renewal dated 14-Sep-1974. Canx 29-Sep-1982.

Accident: Ft Rupert, QC. Lat 51.29N, Long 78.44W. 20-Apr-1981. The pilot tried to take off with a cross wind component of 22 to 26 kts.. The pilot was obliged to use the right brake in addition to keep steering with rudder control. When the take off reached a critical point, his foot slid off the rudder bar (his boot sole was covered in snow) and he lost directional control. The aircraft left the runway and stopped in a ditch. The flight manual for the aircraft indicates that the maximum cross wind component in the icy conditions  is safe up to 9 kts.

CF-MPV Atlantic Airways. Reported but not on CCAR records.

CF-MPV Aviation D P R Ltée., Amos, QC. Canx 21-Sep-1983.

C-FMPV Club Cesar, Brossard, QC. Canx 05-Dec-1984.

C-FMPV Provincial Airlines Ltd., St. Johns, NL. Regd 21-Jan-1988, 25-Jan-1990, 03-Mar-1994 and 22-Jun-2001. Canx 07-Nov-2014.

C-FMPV Rennie Equip Inc., Lumby, BC. Regd 20-Nov-2014. Canx 09-Sep-2016

Accident : Crashed 10-Feb-2016 shortly after take off near Lumby. Three on board escaped before aircraft was damaged by fire.

C-FWDV William J. Alder, Merville, BC • Regd 23-Jun-2017.

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