C-FYEX registered back in Canada, at Vancouver South.
Photo: Vernon Harvey © 10 November 2017
N632HW visits the seaplane base at Oshkosh, WI.
Photo: Ian Wilson © July 2014
Photos: Derek Heley © 31 July 2014
Photo: Nigel Hitchman © July 2014
N92002 viewing the slopes
Photo: Unknown photographer © Eriksson Aviation
N92002 after repaint at Kenmore.
Photo: Matt Miller © 25 November 1995
N92002 in final stages of rework at Kenmore, Washington.
Test your eyesight. I noted this as a mispaint, but began to wonder if I had written it down wrongly. Just enhanced the image on the computer and indeed, it was painted as N29002, (oops!) but I'm sure it was corrected very quickly!
Photo: Neil Aird © 13 September 1995
C-FAWB at her Port McNeill dock.
Photo: Unknown photographer © c1993 - Aird archives
C-FAWB in Orca Air titles, at Vancouver.
Photo: John Kimberley © April 1992
C-FAWB in Glen's BC Fish livery, at Vancouver.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz ©
Photo: Glen Etchells © June 1985
Photo: John Kimberley © Slide processed August 1985 - Kenneth I. Swartz Collection
C-FAWB stuck in a corner with a sneaker at Williams Lake.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © August 1984
C-FAWB gets a spot of lakeside maintenance.
Photo: Unknown photographer © July 1983 - Aird Archives
Photo: D. B. © - Aird Archives
C-FAWB earlier, still at Vancouver.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © September 1979
C-FAWB on regular gear, at Vancouver South.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Slide processed August 1976 - Kenneth I. Swartz Collection
C-FAWB serving with AIR WEST.
Photo: Andreas Dürr © 25 May 1977 - Aird Archives
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 19 January 1977
C-FAWB over at Vancouver South base.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 31 December 1976
C-FAWB at Coal Harbour - CXH, Vancouver.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 14 December 1976
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 07 October 1976
C-FAWB awaiting tasking.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 31 January 1976
CF-AWB at Nanaimo.
Photo: Erik Bernhard © c.1971 - Aird Archives


VH-IDR • CF-AWB • C-FAWB • N92002 • C-GNZH • N632HW



Hawker de Havilland Australia. Delivered 17-Apr-1964. Regd 26-Feb-1964.

VH-IDR Aerial Agriculture Pty., Ltd., Bankstown, NSW. Regd 26-Oct-1964. Canx 10-Apr-1968.

Accident: Near Coffs Harbour, NSW. 08-Mar-1968. VH-IDR was flying low over the sea near Coffs Harbour, NSW., when the starboard undercarriage leg was torn away by a wave, and the aircraft was badly damaged during the emergency landing at Coffs Harbour. 

CF-AWB AirWest Airlines Ltd., Vancouver, BC. Regd 05-Jul-1970. Canx prior to Certificate of Airworthiness renewal dated 08-May-1974.

CF-AWB Terr Air (Territorial Airways Ltd) Ross River, BC. Regd prior to Certificate of Airworthiness renewal dated 08-May-1975.

CF-AWB AirWest Airlines Ltd., Vancouver, BC. Regd prior to Certificate of Airworthiness renewal dated 08-May-1975. Canx date unknown.

CF-AWB Chilcotin Cariboo Aviation, Williams Lake, BC. On CCAR for May-1981. Canx 12-Sep-1983.

CF-AWB Linda A. Jenkins, Delta, BC. Canx 29-May-1985.

C-FAWB McDonald, Glen & Macleod Invest, Delta, BC. Canx 09-Jul-1985.

C-FAWB Douglas H. MacLeod, White Rock, BC. Canx 11-Apr-1986.

C-FAWB Orca Air Ltd., Port McNeill, BC. Regd 02-Jun-1988. Canx 08-Sep-1988.

C-FAWB Orca Air (1987) Ltd., Port McNeill, BC. Regd 07-Sep-1988. Canx 21-Nov-1991. Regd 21-Oct-1992. Canx 09-Feb-1995.

C-FAWB Madsen Construction, Port McNeill, BC. Regd 09-Feb-1995. Canx 03-Mar-1995.

C-FAWB Aqua Air Ltd., Campbell River, BC. Regd 05-May-1995. Deleted 15-Aug-1995 on export to USA.

Note: Mis-painted at Kenmore in 1995 as N29002.

N92002 Glory Charters Inc., Bellevue, WA. Regd 21-Aug-1995. Canx 31-Aug-2004.

Note: Boss Beaver conversion in 2000. P&W PT6-28 650 h.p (with polished exhaust stacks).

N92002 John F. Buchan, Bellevue, WA. Regd 14-Sep-2004. Canx 30-Sep-2011. Removed 13-Dec-2011 on export to Canada.

For sale: Sep-2011.

Total time 4,548 hrs. On wipline 6100 amphibious floats w/ spray rails manufactured in 1998.

Mods include - Lake & Air gear advisory system, rosen visors, float pump & wing fuel sump, precise flight pulse lights, bubble windows  hand fire extinguisher, inlet plug & exhaust covers first aid kit pilot & copilot military style map lights  manual flaps, extended baggage w/ 4 windows’ fresh air vents, cargo tie down points in baggage, 6100 lbs gross weight, rudder, elevator & aileron trim, 227.5 gallons of fuel, all in the wings. Exterior detail The aircraft and floats are painted all over Vestal white with a khaki center stripe andRoyal blue upper. The accent pin stripes are Khaki, blue and burgundy. The float top deck’s Have dove gray non-skid. The tail and wing Tip’s have matching accent stripes as well. Interior detail. Pilot & copilot plus three place middle bench With fold down back rest and three place aft Sling seat all covered in dove gray leather. 8 under seat life vests, map pockets on pilot & Copilot doors, flip over yoke. Sidewalls have Matching leather with a gray cloth center.Tan carpet through out cabin.

C-GNZH Gravitas Aviation Ltd., Pitt Meadows, BC. Regd 18-Oct-2012. Canx 11-Jan-2013

C-GNZH Gravitas Aviation Ltd., Vancouver, BC. Regd Re regd 11-Jan-2013. Based YVR. Canx 16-Jul-2013 and deleted on export to USA.

N632HW Kees LLC., Wilmington, DE. Regd 16-Jul-2013. Canx30-May-2017.

Airworthiness date: 24-Jul-2013. Category – Normal.

• C-FYEX Gravitas Aviation Ltd, Vancouver, BC. Regd 14-Sep-2017.