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C-GADE at Thomson, Manitoba.
Photo: Rich Hulina © 18 June 2017
C-GADE comes in for an evening landing.
Photo: Mike Masden © 12 August 2012
C-GADE on Burtonwood River, Thompson, Manitoba.
Photo: Scott Stamp © 20 July 2008
C-GADE on Schist Lake, Manitoba.
Photos: via Bill Jackson © Jackson Air Services
C-GADE on the ice at Channing, Manitoba.
Photo: Ian Macdonald © March 1985
C-GADE at Flin Flon, Manitoba.
Photo: Ian Macdonald © 1984
C-GADE of James Bay Outfitters at Bar River, Ontario.
Photo: Peter Keating © 16 August 1978 - Ian MacFarlane Collection

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53-7919 US Army #1460. L-20 No. 61 Command A-4. Delivered 02-Dec-1954. Built as L-20A and re-designated U-6A in 1962.

53-7919 For sale Coleman Barracks, Mannheim – Sandhofen, Germany. Seen 28-Aug-1972

Total time: 4,927 hours.

No Regn Purchased by B – M Aviation Ltd., Lachute, QC. 01-Apr-1973.

C-GADE James Bay Outfitters, Cochrane, ON. Circa 1973

C-GADE Ontario Northern Airways Ltd., Jellicoe, ON. Regd prior to Certificate of Airworthiness renewal dated 28-May-1976. Canx date currently unknown.

Accident. Rolland Lake, ON. 14-Oct-1976. The pilot had shut down in the middle of the lake while waiting for space at the dock. He noticed another aircraft taxiing toward him and he attempted unsuccessfully to start up his engine. His aircraft's left wing was struck by the other aircraft's propeller which was being taxied with a frosted windscreen.

C-GADE M. Wright & R. Reilly. Location currently unknown. Regd circa early 1979

C-GADE James Bay Outfitters, Cochrane, ON. Possibly early 1979.

C-GADE Jackson Air Services Ltd., Flin Flon, MB. Regd 14-Jun-1979 and 20-Oct-1990. Canx 22-Jul-2008.

C-GADE Kississing Lake Lodge Ltd., Steinbach, MB. t/a Wings over Kississing. Regd 22-Jul-2006, 22-Jul-2008, 13-May-2009 and 22-Jan-2010.

Accident: North Indian Lake, MB. 25-Sep-2008. Float-equipped aircraft operated by Kississing Lake Lodge with pilot and three passengers was departing from North Indian Lake, Manitoba when the aircraft overturned. It is understood that whilst on the step on its takeoff run, the aircraft got airborne prematurely in gusty wind conditions, and then settled back onto the water, when the pilot lost control and the aircraft overturned. The occupants evacuated the aircraft and there were no injuries. CADORS report 2008C3542.