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
Monday, July 4, 2011
1978 Cessna 172N Skyhawk, c/n 172-70652, C-GDCS, Glenn Simms, Vancouver, B.C., Canada, based at Boundary Bay Airport (YDT), Delta, B.C.; powered by one 160-hp Lycoming O-320-D2J 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-GYHD, Tweed Farm Equipment Ltd., Medora, Manitoba cancelled on July 11, 1984; C-GYHD, Lyle Hopf, Fort Kent, Alberta cancelled on August 5, 1988; C-GYHD, Raymond Selenski, Mankota, Saskatchewan on August 5, 1988, cancelled on February 6, 1990; C-GYHD, Scriber Farms Ltd., Lloydminster, Alberta on February 6, 1990, cancelled on June 21, 1991; C-GYHD, Dan Scriber, Lloydminster, Alberta on June 21, 1990; cancelled on July 12, 1991; C-GYHD, Maple Leaf Aviation Ltd., Brandon, Manitoba cancelled on July 20, 1982; C-GYHD, Northam Energy Consultants Ltd., Marwayne, Alberta on July 16, 1991, cancelled on July 2, 1992; C-GYHD, Upper Valley Aviation Ltd., Chilliwack, B.C. on August 5, 1992, cancelled on June 23, 1993; N70611, William P. Morgan, Oak Harbor, Washington on June 25, 1993, cancelled on April 7, 2011; imported in 2011; owner registered since May 4, 2011.
Temporarily engineless, Harbour Air Seaplanes hangar, South Terminal, Vancouver International Airport (YVR), Sea Island, Richmond, B.C. at 12:03 pm, Friday, June 17, 2011.
[Nikon Coolpix L20, s/n 51002451, point-and-shoot digital camera]
© Copyright photograph by Stephan Alexander Scharnberg, June 2011