C-FGHY still at Lake Hood, Anchorage.
Photo: Fred Wallis © 29 September 2023 - Aird Archives
C-FGHY at ferry destination, Lake Hood, Anchorage.
Photos: Pete Killin © 21 July 2023 - Aird Archives
C-FGHY at Schwatka Lake, Whitehorse, en route to Anchorage.
Photo: Kyle Cameron © 21 July 2023 - Aird Archives
C-FGHY awaiting tail feathers at La Ronge, Saskatchewan.
Photo: Dale Tiedeman © 23 August 2022 - Aird Archives
C-FGHY launch day, North Saskatchewan River.
Photo: Dale Tiedeman © 17 May 2016 - Aird Archives
C-FGHY first glimpse of new colours at Prince Albert, SK.
Photo: Dale Tiedeman © 17 May 2016 - Aird Archives
C-FGHY at work in Northern Saskatchewan.
Photo: Mike Menard © September 2010
C-FGHY arrives at Kelowna for work at AOG.
Photos: John W. Olafson © 11 March 2004
C-FGHY of TRANSWEST AIR wintering at La Ronge airport, SK.
Photo: Ryan Park © October 2003
C-FGHY in earlier colours.
Photo: Rich Hulina © Date unknown - Michael J. Ody Collection
Photo: Unknown photographer © May 1991 - Aird Archives
CF-GHY gets some attention.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Slide dated November 1988 - Aird Archives
CF-GHY at Lac La Ronge, Saskatchewan.
Photos: Brian Byl © August 1986
CF-GHY looking rather well worn.
Photo: Sheldon D. Benner © May 1979 - Michael J. Ody Collection
CF-GHY inex Orillia Air Services colours.
Photo: Sheldon D. Benner © August 1977 - Michael J. Ody Collection


58-2015 • CF-GHY



58-2015 US Army # 1895. L-20 No 896. Command A-16. Delivered 02-Jun-1959. Built as L-20A and re-designated U-6A in 1962.

CF-GHY Imported to Canada 1973.

CF-GHY Orillia Air Services Ltd., Orillia, ON. Regd May-1973.

CF-GHY Nor-Land Aviation Ltd., North Bay, ON. Regd prior to Certificate of Airworthiness renewal dated. 14-Apr-1978.

Noted in Aug 1977 in Orillia colours but logo only reading Air Services Ltd. And later in same scheme but with inner panels of wings and tailplane painted yellow. The basic scheme lasted through the Air Sask period.

Accident: La Pointe Lake, SK. Lat 56.28N, Long 105.12W. 13-Dec-1989. Pilot aborted take-off from frozen lake surface when aircraft wing flaps retracted without being selected. The aircraft suffered damage as it ran up onto the shoreline of the lake.No injuries recorded.

CF-GHY Pinehouse Airways Ltd., La Ronge, SK, Canx. 17-Mar-1992.

C-FGHY Air Sask Aviation Ltd., La Ronge, SK. Regd 17-Mar-1992. Canx 18-Oct-1993.

C-FGHY La Ronge Aviation Services Ltd., La Ronge, SK. Regd 18-Oct-1993. Canx 22-Nov-2001.

C-FGHY Transwest Air Limited Partnership, by its General Partners 101008427 and 101008427 SK. Ltd. t/a Transwest Air, Prince Albert, SK. Regd 22-Nov-2001 and 24-May-2002.

tt 10,436.1 hours as of 24-Sep-2003. New colours May-2016.

Note : Ferried by Pete Killin from Flin Flon, MB., to Anchorage AK.

Arrived 21-Jul-2023.