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
Friday, June 10, 2011
1953 Cessna 170B, c/n 26048, CF-IKC, Willem Peetoom, Abbotsford, B.C., Canada, based at Pitt Meadows Regional Airport (YPK), Pitt Meadows, B.C.; powered by one 180-hp Lycoming O-360-A1A four-cylinder, horizontally-opposed, air-cooled piston engine with fixed-pitch two-blade McCauley propeller; pilot, three passengers, general aviation; built by Cessna Aircraft Company, Wichita, Kansas, USA; C-FIKC, Joseph McSween, Nanoose Bay, Vancouver Island, B.C. cancelled on August 11, 1982; C-FIKC, George Barden, Courtenay, Vancouver Island, B.C. cancelled on August 30, 1985; owner registered since June 11, 1986.
The 48th Annual Abbotsford International Airshow, Abbotsford International Airport (YXX), Abbotsford, B.C. on Saturday, August 14, 2010 at 9:40 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 photographs by Stephan Alexander Scharnberg, August 2010