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Series 300

C-GPBR • JA-8802 • N300BC


• Registration • Activity and details of Owner/Operator and other historical information

• C-GPBR de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out18-May-1976. First flight 18-May-1976.

• JA-8802 (2) Delivered to Southwest Airlines, Naha, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan "Ajisashi", 28-May-1976.

• JA-8802 (2) Change of name to Japan Transocean Air, Naha, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan Jul-1992.

• JA-8802 (2) Leased to Ryukyu Air Commuter, Naha, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan, 16-Nov-1992.

• JA-8802 (2) Returned to Japan Transocean Air, Naha, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan. Date unknown.

• N300BC Sold to Bombardier Services, Colchester, VT., 02-Aug-2000.

• N300BC First Security Bank NA Trustee, Salt Lake City, UT. Regd 27-Sep-2000, Canx 14-Feb-2001.

• C-GIGK Sold to Ashe Aircraft Enterprises, Springbank, AB., 15-Feb-2001. Regd 22-Feb-2001. Canx 15 -May-2001.

• C-GIGK Leased to North Cariboo Flying Service, Fort St John, BC., 15-May-2001. Canx 01-Oct-2009.

Incident. Prince George, BC. 20-Aug-2001 AFF responded to C-GIGK which returned to the airport with a loose fuel cap. The aircraft lost fuel in two location on apron 2. AFF helped clean up both spills. Approx. 1m X 1m and 1m X 2m.

• C-GIGK Osprey Wings Ltd., La Ronge, SK. Regd 01-Oct-2009. Canx 05-Feb-2016.

Flew Saskatoon, SK  - Springbank, AB 03-Aug-2012.

Flew 07-Sep-2012 Springbank, AB - Great Falls, MT - Ogden, UT. Into Straube's Aircraft Services for repainting.

Flew 17-Oct-2012 Ogden, UT - Great Falls, MT - Saskatoon, SK 19-Oct-2012 Saskatoon, SK - La Ronge, SK after re-paint.

• C-GIGK West Wind Aviation Limited Partnership, by its General Partner, West Wind Management Ltd., Saskatoon, SK Based La Ronge, SK. Regd 05-Feb-2016. Canx 16-Mar-2018.

• C-GIGK Transwest Air Limited Partnership, By Its General Partner Transwest Management Ltd., (Transwest Air). Prince Albert, SK. Regd 16-Mar-2018.

• Current •

JA8802 of SOUTHWEST AIR LINES at Okinawa / Naha - ROAH, Japan.
Photo: Unknown photographer © July 1982 - Michael J. Ody Collection
C-GIGK at Vernon - CYVK, British Columba.
Photo: John W. Olafson © 19 July 2007 - Aird Archives
C-GIGK of West Wind, at La Ronge, Saskatchewan.
Photo: Ian Ellington © 02 June 2016