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, March 9, 2012
1972 Fokker F-28-1000 Fellowship, c/n 11061, C-FCRZ, “143”, Air Canada Jazz (Jazz Aviation LP), Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ), Enfield, Nova Scotia, Canada; powered by two 9,850-lbs thrust Rolls-Royce RB183-2 Spey Mk. 555-15 low-bypass turbofan engines; crew of two (pilot and co-pilot), seating configuration Y65, short-range regional airliner; tail-mounted speed brakes; built by Fokker, Amsterdam, Netherlands at Woensdrecht Air Base (WOE), Woensdrecht; first flight on October 17, 1972; PK-GJU, Garuda Indonesian Airways (Garuda Indonesian Airways PT), Jakarta, Indonesia on November 15, 1972; PK-GVF, Tulang Bawang, Garuda Indonesian Airways, Jakarta, Indonesia, re-registered; PH-EXD, Fokker, Amsterdam, Netherlands; N280N, Piedmont Airlines, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA on March 2, 1984; N463AU, USAir, Phoenix, Arizona on August 15, 1989, merged; C-FCRZ, “143”, Spirit of Québec City, Canadian Regional Airlines, Calgary, Alberta in November 1995; C-FCRZ, “143”, Air Canada Regional (Air Canada Regional Inc.), Halifax Stanfield International Airport (YHZ), Enfield, Nova Scotia in November 2001, transferred; registration cancelled on September 19, 2005; withdrawn from use; stored at Vancouver International Airport (YVR), Sea Island, Richmond, B.C.
Vancouver International Airport (YVR), Sea Island, Richmond, B.C. on Friday, July 24, 2009 at 8:15 am.
[Casio Exilim EX-Z20 point-and-shoot 8.1 MP digital camera, 38–114-mm f/3.1–5.9 lens]
© Copyright photograph by Stephan Alexander Scharnberg, July 2009