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Series 300

C-GPJA • J6-SLH • N505GH • F-ODGP • N888WJ • 5Y-KZT


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

• C-GPJA de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date 19-Aug-1976. First flight 31-Aug-1976.

• C-GPJA Delivered to Air Gava, Schefferville, QC., 06-Oct-1976.

• C-GPJA Sold to Air Schefferville, Jun-1981.

• C-GPJA Leased to Laurentian Air Services, Ottawa, ON, 1983.

• C-GPJA Returned to Air Schefferville, 1983.

• C-GPJA Sold to Bannock Aerospace, Toronto, ON, 05-Jul-1983.

• J6-SLH Sold to Winlink, St Lucia, 09-Aug-1983.

• N505GH Sold to G & H Steel Service, Wilmington, DE, 19-Oct-1984.

• N505GH Sold to World Vision International, Monrovia, CA, Feb-1985.

• F-ODGP Sold to Air Caledonie, Nouméa, 19-Dec-1986.

• N888WJ Sold to World Jet Aircraft International, Ft Lauderdale, FL., 19-Sep-1990.

• N888WJ Chesapeake National Bank Trustee, Kilmarnock, VA. Regd 20-Sep-1990. Canx 30-Nov-1990 on export to Kenya.

• 5Y-KZT Sold to Sataircraft, Copenhagen, Denmark, 03-Dec-1990. (No internet search record.).

• 5Y-KZT Leased to Air Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya, Apr-1991.

• 5Y-KZT Returned to Sataircraft, Copenhagen, Denmark, Jul-1991.

• HB-LRR Sold to Zimex Business Aviation AG., Zurich, Switzerland, Jul-1991. Operated by Zimex Aviation Ltd. Altenrein, Switzerland. Operated for the International Committee of Red Cross

Note: Seen in International Committee of the Red Cross markings in 2004 when it operated in Algeria and Afghanistan and seen later in 2008 at Altenrhein.

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Latest update

• Revised Format and updated data added 20-Apr-2020 •

C-GPJA of AIR GAVA with sister ship ready to go, at Downsview.
Photo: DHC © Erik Johannesson Collection
C-GPJA ready for WinLink at Toronto - CYYZ, Ontario.
Photo: Michael J. Ody © August 1983
Photo: Michael J. Ody © February 1985
N888WJ of WORLD JET, at Opa-Locka - OPF, Florida.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 1990 - Michael J. Ody Collection
HB-LRR of ZIMEX at Dakar, Senegal.
Photo: Max Frankhauser © August 1991 - Erik Johannesson Collection