C-FGMK still ready to go.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 04 October 2014
C-FGMK back home at the Vermilion Lake base.
Photo: Neil Aird © 29 September 2003
C-FGMK operated by Venture Air of Thompson, MB
Welcome help as C-FGMK arrives at Kelsey Generating Station,
Northern Manitoba. I'm sure another Beaver enthusiast is born !
Photos: Rick Sigurdson © 12 July 2003
C-FGMK eight years earlier at Vermilion Lake, Ontario.
Photos: Neil Aird © 14 July 1995
C-FGMK in later livery one day in August.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Date unknown - Aird Archives
CF-GMK with Ontario Northland Airways at Nakina dock.
Photo: Peter Keating © August 1977 - Ian MacFarlane Collection - Aird Archives
58-2003 serving with D Troop, 3rd Squadron, 8th Cavalry Division, based at Finthen, Germany.
Photo: Robin A. Walker © 17 June 1970
58-2003 in early markings at Finthen, Germany.
Photo: Glynn Evans © 07 July 1966
58-2003 no stranger to the UK. Here at Gatwick.
Photo: Peter Keating© May 1964 - Aird Archives - via aflyinghistory.com
58-2003 visits Middle Wallop.
Photo: Robin A. Walker © 23 July 1960


58-2003 • CF-GMK



58-2003 US Army # 1883. L-20 No. 884 Command A-16. Delivered 08-Apr-1959. Built as L-20A and re-designated U-6A in 1962.

58-2003 D Troop, 3rd Sqd. 8th Cavalry Div, Finthen, Germany. Circa Jun-1970.

58-2003 For sale at Coleman Barracks, Mannheim-Sandhofen, Germany. Feb-1973.

Total time 3,416.0 hours.

No regn. Purchased by B.& M Aviation Ltd., Lachute, QC. 01-Apr-1973.

CF-GMK Ontario Northern Airways Ltd., Jellicoe, ON. Regd 08-Aug-1973.

C-FGMK Wilderness Air, Vermillion Bay, ON. Regd prior to Certificate of Airworthiness renewal dated 01-May-1979. Canx 27-May-1982. Regd 30-Apr-1996.

C-FGMK Wilderness Air (Vermilion Bay 1982), Vermillion Bay, ON Regd 23-Jun-1982. Canx 30-Apr-1996

Total time 10,900 hours at 14-Jul-1995.

C-FGMK Wilderness Air, Vermillion Bay, ON. Re regd 30-Apr-1996.

Accident: Long Lake, BC. 12-Aug-1997. On departure from Wilderness Air’s water base the aircraft’s take off run required a dog-leg past a point of land. Gusty winds were reportedly encountered as the aircraft rounded the point, Directional control was lost and the aircraft veered onto the shoreline. No injuries reported and damage to aircraft unknown. CADORS report 1997P0523

C-FGMK Leased to Venture Air, Thompson, MB for summer season 2003 at least. Canx 25-Apr-2006 and 18-Jul-2006.

C-FGMK Wilderness Air, Vermillion Bay, ON. Re regd 19-Jul-2006 and regd 23-Aug-2006.