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Serial #: RCAF11088
Construction #: CV-425
Civilian Registration:
  CF-GMS
  CF-PQM
  C-FPQM
Model: PBV-1A
Name: None
Status: Stored
Last info: 2002
History:
Delivered to RCAF as RCAF11042.
- BOC: June 5, 1944.
- SOC: Dec. 12, 1960.
Registered as CF-GMS by ??, 19??.
Province de Quebec, Quebec, 1965-1973.
- Registered as CF-PQM
Government of Quebec, Quebec, 1979-1992.
- Registered as C-FPQM.
- Flown as tanker #14.
Buffalo Airways, Red Deer/Yellowknife, 2002.
- Stored.

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Serial #: RCAF9830
Construction #: CV-264
Civilian Registration:
  CF-PQK
  C-FPQK
Model: PBV-1A
Name: None
Status: Unknown
Last info: 2002
  History:
Delivered to RCAF as RCAF 9830.
- BOC: July 31, 1943.
- SOC: Sept. 26, 1961.
Dept. Of Transport & Communications, Quebec, 1965-1973.
- Registered as CF-PQK
Government of Quebec, Quebec, 1979-1994.
- Registered as C-FPQK.
- Flown as tanker #12.
Foundation Aerovision Quebec, St. Hubert, Quebec, June 1, 1994-2002.

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Serial #: RCAF11079
Construction #: CV-407
Civilian Registration:
  CF-PQP
  C-FPQP
Model: PBV-1A
Name: None
Status: Crashed
Last info: 1987
History:
Delivered to RCAF as RCAF11079.
- BOC: May 23, 1944.
- SOC: Nov. 29, 1962.
Province of Quebec, Quebec, 1964-1974.
- Registered as CF-PQP.
Government of Quebec, Quebec, 1986-1987.
- Registered as C-FPQP.
- Crashed while landing, La Cache, Quebec, July 18, 1987.

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Serial #: RCAF11042
Construction #: CV-333
Civilian Registration:
  CF-PQF
  C-FPQF
Model: PBV-1A
Name: None
Status: Airworthy
Last info: 1992
History:
Delivered to RCAF as RCAF11042.
- BOC: Feb 12, 1944.
- SOC: Dec. 15, 1960.
Province de Quebec, Quebec, 1965-1973.
- Registered as CF-PQF
Government of Quebec, Quebec, 1979-1992.
- Registered as C-FPQF.
- Flown as tanker #11.

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Serial #: RCAF11094
Construction #: CV-437
Civilian Registration:
  CF-NJE
  C-FNJE
Model(s): PBV-1A
Name: None
Status: Stored?
Last info: 2002
  History:
Delivered to RCAF as RCAF11094.
– BOC: June 22, 1944.
– SOC: May 25, 1961.
Canso A Crown Assets Disposal Corporation, Ottawa, Ontario, 1961.
Canspec Air Transport Ltd, Calgary Alberta, Apr. 1961.
– Registered as CF-NJE.
– Ferried from Vulcan AB to Calgary, 1961.
— Civil conversion to sprayer by Field Aviation.
— Operated by Field Aviation, Calgary, 1963-1963.
—– Used for pest control spraying.
Chiupka Airways Ltd, Lynn Lake, Manitoba, 1965-1966.
Northland Airlines, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 1968.
Midwest Airlines, Winnipeg Manitoba, 1969-1971.
Nordair Airways, Winnipeg Manitoba, Sept. 2, 1971-1972.
Ilford Riverton Airways, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 1973.
St Felicien Air Service, Roberval, Quebec, 1973-1976.
Survair Ltd, Ottawa, Ontario, 1977-1978.
– Struck rocks during water landing, Fort Chimo, Quebec, Sept. 9, 1977.
Government of Newfoundland & Labrador, St John's, Newfoundland, May 4, 1978-1996.
– Registered as C-FNJE.
– Flew as tanker #7, later #702.
Hicks & Lawrence Ltd, St Thomas, Ontario, Apr. 23, 1996.
Buffalo Airways, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, June 4, 1996-2002.
– Flew as tanker #702.
– Crashed & sank during water pickup on a lake, July 24, 2001.
— 40km east of Inuvik, Northwest Territories, (no injuries).
– Aircraft recovered.

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Bureau #: 46645
Construction #: 2009
Civil Registry:
  N10013
  CF-IZO
  C-FIZO
Model: PBY-6A
Name: None
Status: Restoration Project
Last info: 1992
History:
Registered as N10013 by ??, May 1956.
Montreal Air Service, Montreal, Quebec, June 30, 1956-1964.
- Registered as CF-IZO.
Saskatchewan Government, Sakatoon, Saskatchewan, May 29, 1964.
North Canada Air Ltd, Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Sept. 3, 1965-1973.
- Flew as tanker #12.
Norcanair Ltd, Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, 1976-1981.
- Registered as C-FIZO.
Avalon Aviation, Parry Sound, Ontario, Aug. 4, 1981-1989.
- Flew as tanker #8 (later #798).
- Fitted with PBY-5 tailplane.
- Retired, Parry Sound, Ontario, Feb. 28, 1988-1989.
B. Johnson/Tech Air Systems, Toronto, Ontario, 1989.
Militaire Luchvaart Museum, Soesterberg, 1989.
- Delivered by air from Oshawa to Eindhoven, Sept. 28, 1989.
- Operated by Flight Support Europe, Eindhoven, 1989-1991.
Forsvarsmuseet, Akershus Castle, Oslo, 1991-1992.
- Under restoration at Gardermoen.
- To be displayed in RNoAF scheme.

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Serial #: RCAF11084
Construction #: CV-417
Civilian Registration:
  CF-PQL
  C-FPQL
Model: PBV-1A
Name: Mary K
Status: Airworthy
Last info: 2002
  History:
Delivered to RCAF as RCAF11084.
- BOC: May 24, 1944.
- SOC: Sept. 26, 1961.
Province of Quebec, Quebec, 1963-1973.
- Registered as CF-PQL.
Government of Quebec, Quebec, 1979-1992.
- Registered as C-FPQL.
- Flew as tanker #13.
Canadian Warplane Heritage, Mount Hope, Ontario, Dec 22, 1995-2002.
- Arrived from Quebec in Conifair markings as tanker #713.
- Flown as "RAF 9754/P/Mark K".