1944 Grumman G-21A Goose, c/n B-101, CF-VFU, FIFT. Dockside somewhere up Knight Inlet, B.C., Canada in spring 1969.
[1959 Kodak Retina IIIS (Type 027) rangefinder 35-mm roll film camera, s/n 86125, with Schneider-Kreuznach Retina-Xenon 50-mm f/1.9 Synchro Compur lens, s/n 6841319; Kodak Plus-X Pan (ISO 125/22°) 36-exposure black & white negative film]
© Copyright photograph by Uwe Kündrunar Scharnberg, 1969 / Stephan Alexander Scharnberg, March 2011
“The whole history of the Canadian North can be divided into two periods—before and after the aeroplane.”Hugh L. Keenleyside, Deputy Canadian Minister of Mines and Resources, October 1949
Tuesday, May 17, 2011
2000 Raytheon Beech B300 Super King Air 350, c/n FL-273, C-FVKC, Carson Air Ltd., Kelowna, B.C., Canada, operated for BCAS (British Columbia Ambulance Service), based at Kelowna International Airport (YLW), Kelowna, B.C.; powered by two 1,050-shp Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-60A turboprop engines with constant-speed four-blade Hartzell propellers; retractable landing gear; crew of two (pilot and co-pilot), maximum 13 passengers, utility transport/air ambulance; built by Raytheon Company, Raytheon Aircraft Co., Wichita, Kansas, USA at Wichita, Kansas; N4473E, Sun Aviation Inc., Wichita, Kansas on May 5, 2000, cancelled on June 30, 2000; exported to Denmark; OY-JVL, Bulgari Operational Services ApS, Copenhagen, Denmark; imported in 2007; owner registered since March 22, 2007.
The 48th Annual Abbotsford International Airshow, Abbotsford International Airport (YXX), Abbotsford, B.C. on Saturday, August 14, 2010 at 10:02 am.
[1984 Nikon FE2 SLR 35-mm roll film camera, s/n 1816483, with Nikkor AI 50-mm f/1.8 lens, s/n 2336591, and 52-mm polarizing filter; Fujifilm Fujicolor Pro 160S 36-exposure colour negative film]
© Copyright photograph by Stephan Alexander Scharnberg, August 2010