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Series 200

N66200 • G-DOSH

N123FX

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

• N66200 de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON Rolled out 1968.

• N66200 Delivered to Aero Comm, Long Beach, CA 16-Jan-1969.

• N66200 Name changed to Golden West Airlines, Los Angeles, CA. 15-Jul-1969.

• N66200 Leased to General Acceptance Corporation, May-1970.

• N66200 Returned to Golden West Airlines, Los Angeles, CA, Jun-1970.

• N66200 Sold to Newcal Aviation, Little Ferry, NJ. Still operated by Golden West Airlines, Los Angeles, CA. 16-Aug-1964.

• N66200 Returned to Newcal Aviation, Little Ferry, NJ. Unknown date.

Service Difficulty Report 04-Feb-1976. The Altimeter read low when set to proper barometric pressure.

Service Difficulty Report. 17-Sep-1980. Left generator dropped off line and internal temperature rose to 1200 deg c. The engine was shut down. Smoke was coming from exhaust stacks. Rreplaced engine.

• N66200 Sold to Coastal Express International Airways, Reno, NV. 07-May-1987.

• N66200 Repossessed by Fairchild Federal Credit Union, Spokane, WA. 22-Oct-1987.

Note: Withdrawn from use at Ontario, CA Oct-1987.

• N66200 Sold to Barron Thomas Aviation, Dallas, TX. 20-May-1988.

Note: Seen at Dallas-Love Field TX, Jun-1988.

• N66200 Sold to Baltic Leasing, Las Vegas, NV., 27-Jul-1988.

• N66200 Leased to A1 Parachute School, Abbotsley, UK. 01-Aug-1988.

Delivered via Rejkjavik, Iceland – Glasgow, Scotland 31-Jul-1988.

• N66200 Transferred to Baltic Asset Finance, London, UK. Operated by Scenic Airways, Abbotsley, UK. 13-Dec-1989.

• G-DOSH Leased to BAC Charter, Southend, UK. Feb-1990.

• G-DOSH Sub leased to Zimex Aviation, Zurich, Switzerland in 1991.

Note: Seen at Basle, Switzerland Aug-1991 with UN titles and with Swiss flag fin flash.

• G-DOSH Returned to BAC Charter, Southend, UK. In 1991.

• G-DOSH Returned to Baltic Asset Finance, London, UK. Operated by Scenic Airways, Abbotsley, UK.

• G-DOSH Leased to Willow Air, Southend, UK Apr-1992.

• G-DOSH Returned to Baltic Asset Finance, London, UK, 13-Oct-1992.

• N123FX Freefall Express, Keene, NH. Regd 01-Feb-1993. Expired & re regd 27-Feb-2014.

Airworthiness date: 13-May-1993

• N123FX Registered to Freefall Express Inc., Gardiner, NY 06-Feb-2019.

Flew Cedartown, GA – Gardiner, NY on 24-Oct-2019 returning to base having been operated by Skydive Georgia since 07-Oct-2019.

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Latest update

• Revised Format and updated data added 18-Aug-2020 •

N66200 ex Golden West.
Photo: B. Shane © September 1982 - Michael J. Ody Collection
N66200 operating in the UK.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 01 September 1989 - Michael J. Ody Collection
G-DOSH of Scenic Airways at Southend, UK.
Photo: Unknown photographer © May 1990 - Erik Johannesson Collection
G-DOSH wearing UN markings at Basel.
Photo: T. Staffelbach © August 1991 - Michael J. Ody Collection
N123FX of Blue Sky Express, at Zephyrhills, Florida - ZPH. Code "5"
Photo: J. Burch © 1995 - Michael J. Ody Collection
Photo: J. Burch © February 1997 - Michael J. Ody Collection