N9LB in modified livery.
Photo: John W. Olafson © 23 June 2017
Photo: Danny Hoggard © 10 May 2017
N9LB back home and ready for the season.
Photo: Danny Hoggard © 18 May 2015
N9LB at Sealand, ready to go back to Ketchikan.
Photos: Bob Kobzey © 14 May 2015
N9LB in action again.
Photo: Osborne Love © 17 July 2014
N9LB taking break.
Photo: Danny Hoggard © 17 September 2013
N9LB a Beaver you can bank on.
Photo: Danny Hoggard © 07 September 2013
N9LB operating with Promech Air now.
Photo: Danny Hoggard © 26 July 2013
Photo: Danny Hoggard © 08 June 2012
N9LB with Pirate Airworks at Ketchikan these days.
Photos: Dirk Septer © 05 September 2011
N9LB on straight floats with extra windows at Kenmore.
Photo: Eddie Coates © 11 August 2009
N9LB at Sealand for Cabin extension and Alaska Door.
Photo: John Caswell © 07 March 2007
N9LB does fly-by at Oshkosh.
Photo: Ian MacFarlane © 02 August 2003
N9LB at AOG in Kelowna, British Columbia.
Photo: John Olafson © 10 July 2003
N1547V sporting a National Airlines sunshine logo.
Photo: Unknown photographer © December 1976 - Aird Archives


N1547V • FAU-852



N1547V The Babb Co., Inc. 04-Jun-1952.

FAU-852 Fuerza Aérea Uruguaya  / Uruguayan Air Force. Circa. 1952. (Confirmation awaited).

N1547V L. B. Maytag Jr., Miami, FL. Until at least 1969.

Airworthiness Date: 10-Mar-1964.

• N9LB L. B. Maytag Jr., Miami, FL.  Regd Circa 1980.

N9LB Steven R. Covalt, Personal Rep., Colorado Springs, CO. Regd 13 Dec-1990. On USCAR at 29-Feb-1992.

N9LB Wipaire Inc., Inver Grove Heights, MN. Regd Sep-1993.

N9LB Nikolaus Steiger Inc., King Salmon, AK. Regd May-1994. On USCAR at 01-Oct-1994.

N9LB Beaver Hawk Inc., Wilmington, DE. Regd 20-Dec-1996.  Canx 23-Feb-2007

Note: Attended the 50th Anniversary Celebration at Victoria, BC, 17 to 19-Oct-1997.

N9LB MF Air LLC., Marathon, FL. Regd 27-Feb-2007. Operated by Pirate Airworks, Ketchikan, AK.

Incident: Interstate 84, 15 mi. E of Baker City, OR, 25-Feb-2007. Completed emergency weather landing on amphibious undercarriage. The highway was closed for three hours until weather cleared enough for Jerry Scudero and his passengers could depart.

Note: Modifications and repaint at Sealand, completed May-2015.



A somewhat exciting moment for N9LB occurred on Sunday, 25-Feb-2007 at 11:30. A precautionary landing was made about 15 miles east of Baker City, Oregon, on Interstate 84.

The highway was closed for three hours until weather cleared enough for Jerry Scudero and his pax could depart.

Photo: Oregon State Police © 25 February 2007