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Bureau #: 64017
Construction #: 2087
Civil Registry:
  N2846D
  N5555H
  F-ZBAV
  CF-HNH
  C-FHNH
  G-BPFY
  N212DM
Model: PBY-6A
Name: None
Status: Unknown
Last info: 1992
History:
Built at Consolidated Factory at Lake Ponchartrain, New Orleans.
Jaydon Enterprises, Riverside, CA, 1962-1963.
- Registered as N2846D.
- Flew as tanker #E87.
Air Tankers Inc, Seattle, WA, 1963.
- Registered as N5555H.
- Flew as tanker #E87.
Protection Civile, Marseilles, May 1964-1973.
- Registered as F-ZBAV.
- Flew as "Green Pelican".
Avalon Aviation Ltd, Red Deer, Alberta, 1974-1979.
- Registered as CF-HNH.
Avalon Aviation Ltd, Parry Sound, Ontario, 1979-1988.
- Registered as C-FHNH.
- Flew as tanker #6 (later #796).
- Leased to Haydn Air, Oslo, Norway, 1977-1985.
- Withdrawn from use, East Midlands, Sept. 1985.
- Stored Exeter, UK, 1986-1988.
Aces High Ltd, North Weald, Oct. 25, 1988.
- Registered as G-BPFY.
Consolidated Aviation Enterprises, Burlington, VT, Oct. 25, 1988.
- Registered as N212DM.
Aces High Ltd, North Weald, Dec. 23, 1988.
- Registered as G-BPFY.
Universal Aviation Corp, Dover, DE, June 6, 1989.
- Registered as N212DM.
Aces High Ltd, North Weald, Mar. 5, 1990.
- Registered as G-BPFY.
Warbirds of GB, Biggin Hill, Mar. 15, 1990-2003.

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Bureau #: 64071
Construction #: 2141
Civil Registry:
  NC48129
  N6457C
  N48129
  N101CS
Model: PBY-6A
Name: None
Status: Sunk
Last info: 1992
  History:
Registered as NC48129 by ???, 1945.
Sonora Flying Service, Columbia, CA, 1962-1963.
- Registered as N6457C.
- Flew as tanker #E49.
Calypso Air Charters Inc, Miami, FL, 1963-1969.
Interport Inc, 1968.
- Registered as N48129.
- Delivered from Arizona to Dominican Republic, Feb. 1968.
Carl H. Jurgens, Dominca, 1969.
- Open Storage, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 1971-1974.
American Equipment Funding, Wilmington, DE, 1975.
- Registered as N101CS.
Cousteau Society Inc, Los Angeles, CA, 1976-1978.
- Crashed and sank, River Tagus, Portugal, June 28, 1979.
Wreckage reported Museo do Ar, Alverca AB, 1992.

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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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Bureau #: 46644
Construction #: 2008
Civil Registry:
  N6458C
  C-GFFH
  EC-359
  EC-EVK
Model: PBY-6A
Name: None
Status: Airworthy
Last info: 1992
History:
Farmers Air Service, Klamath Falls, OR, 1963.
- Registered as N6458C.
Liston Aircraft, Klamath Falls, OR, 1963-1966.
- Tanker #F46.
Hemet Valley Flying Service, Hemet, CA, 1969-1978.
- Flew as tanker #E83.
Flying Fireman Ltd, Sidney, BC, May 1979-1988.
- Registered as C-GFFH.
- Flew as tanker #8 (later #778).
Atwood Air Ltd, Victoria, BC, 1988-1989.
ICONA, Cuatro Vientos, Spain, 1989.
- Registered as EC-359.
Servicios Aereos Espanoles SA - SAESA, Cuatro Vientos, July 5, 1990-1991.
- Registered as EC-EVK.
- Operated by ICONA.

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Serial #: 67936
Construction #: CV-483
Civilian Registration:
  CF-IFW
  N3202
  C-GFFC
Model(s):
  PBV-1A
  OA-10A
Name: None
Status: Airworthy?
Last info: 2004
  History:
Delivered to USAAF as 44-33972.
Registered as CF-IFW by ??, 19??.
Northern Wings Ltd, Quebec, Quebec, 1965.
Universal Air Leasing Co, Grand Blanc, MI, 1969.
- Registered as N3202.
Flying Fireman, Victoria, BC, June 1975-1988.
- Registered as C-GFFC.
- Flew as tanker #6.
Awood Air Ltd, Victoria, BC, 1988-1989.
Robert P. Schlaefli/SLAFCO Inc., Moses, WA, 1991-2004.

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Bureau #: 64097
Construction #: 2167
Civil Registry:
  N7082C
  F-ZBAW
  C-FHNF
  N7179Y
Model: PBY-6A
Name: None
Status: Stored
Last info: 1992
History:
James Routh/Routh Aircraft, Long Beach, CA, 1963.
- Registered as N7082C.
- Flew as tanker #E94.
Multiple Management Corp, Long Beach, CA, 1963.
Protection Civile, Marseilles, circa 1963-1973.
- Registered as F-ZBAW.
Avalon Aviation Ltd, Red Deer, Alberta, 1976-1979.
- Registered as C-FHNF.
- Leased to Haydn Air, Norway, 1976-1977.
Avalon Aviation Ltd, Parry Sound, Ontario, 1979-1989.
- Flew as tanker #4 (later #794).
- Retired Parry Sound, Ontario, stored, Feb. 28, 1988-1989.
Aircraft Marketing Inc, Albuquerque, NM, Mar. 1991-1992.
- Registered as N7179Y.
- Flew in USN scheme.
- Stored, Ft. Lauderdale, FL, 1991-1992.

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Bureau #: 64092
Construction #: 2162
Civil Registry:
  N6881C
  CF-PIU
  C-FPIU
  N324FA
Model: PBY-6A
Name: None
Status: Airworthy
Last info: 2002
  History:
Carstedt Sales Corp, Long Beach, CA, 1963.
- Registered as N6881C.
Northward Air Service Ltd, Calgary, Alberta, 1965.
- Registered as CF-PIU.
Midwest Airlines Ltd, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 1970.
Ilford Riverton Airways, Winnipeg, Manitoba, 1973.
St. Felicien Air Service, Robervale, Quebec, 1973-1976.
Avalon Aviation Ltd, Parry Sound, Ontario, 1979-1989.
- Registered as C-FPIU.
- Flew as tanker #7 (later #797).
- Retired and stored, Feb. 28, 1988-1992.
Reported back in the air as firebomber as late as 1999.
Commemorative Air Force/Minnesota Wing, Duluth, MN, June 1999-2002.
- Registered as N324FA.
- Flown in firebomber configuration.

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Bureau #: 48426
Construction #: 1788
Civilian Registration:
  N31235
Model(s):
  PBY-5A
  Steward-Davis Super Cat
Name: None
Status: Airworthy
Last info: 2003
  History:
USN Department, Washington, DC, 1952-1955.
- Registered as N31235.
- Operated by Transocean Airlines, Oakland, CA, Apr. 1952.
- Operated for Trust Territory Air services, Guam, 1952-1955.
-- Forced landing, 275 mi. west of San Francisco, Sept. 30, 1955.
-- Recovered by ship and badly damaged.
Long Beach Aeromotive Inc, CA, 1956.
- Rebuilt.
C.S. Bearson, 1956.
R. Lyle Golding, Long Beach, CA, 1956-1958.
Pacific Airlines, /San Francisco, CA, 1958-1961.
Alaska Coastal-Ellis Airlines, Juneau, AK, 1961.
Alaska Coastal Airlines, Juneau, AK, 1963-1966.
Alaska Airline, Inc, Seattle, WA, 1969.
Robert P. Schlaefli/SLAFCO, Moses Lake, WA, 1972-1999.
- Flown as tanker #80 (later #98).
Carmacks Commercial Corp, Anchorage, AK, Nov. 2003.

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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 #: 64064
Construction #: 2134
Civil Registry:
  CF-IZZ
  F-ZBAZ
  C-FIZZ
  EC-FMC
Model: PBY-6A
Name: None
Status: Airworthy
Last info: 1992
History:
Built at Consolidated Factory at Lake Ponchartrain, New Orleans.
World Wide Airways, 1956.
- Registered as CF-IZZ.
Montreal Air Service, Montreal, Quebec, 1965.
Kenting Air Ltd, Toronto, Ontario, 1966.
Protection Civile, Marseilles, May 1966-1973.
- Registered as F-ZBAZ.
- Delivered via Dublin, May 20, 1966.
- Flew as "Black Pelican".
- Damaged in collision with fire vehicle, August 1, 1969.
-- Port wing float ripped off and wingtip damaged.
Field Aviation Co Ltd, Toronto, Ontario, June 1973.
- Registered as CF-IZZ.
Avalon Aviation Ltd, Red Deer, Alberta, 1977-1979.
- Registered as C-FIZZ.
- Sported flaming skull nose art.
Avalon Aviation Ltd, Parry Sound, Ontario, 1979-1986.
- Flew as tanker #5 (later #795).
- Rebuilt with PBY-5A tailplane.
- Retired Parry Sound, Ontario, Feb. 28, 1988-1989.
Servicios Aereos Espanoles SA/SAESA, Cuatro Vientos, Spain, July 4, 1991-1992.
- Delivered from Canada.
- Registered as EC-940.
- Flew as tanker #795.

 
Bureau #: 46522
Construction #: 1886
Civil Registration:
  N5585V
  CF-FFA
  C-FFFA
  N2172N
Model: PBY-5A
Name: None
Status: Airworthy
Last info: 2002
History:
Summer Institute of Linguistics, Glendale, CA, 1963-1966.
- Registered as N5585V.
Jungle Aviation & Radio Service, Waxhaw, NC, 1969.
Richard L. Rude/Flying Fireman, Sidney, BC, 1972.
- Registered as CF-FFA.
Flying Fireman Ltd, Sidney, BC, 1977-1988.
- Registered as C-FFFA.
- Flew as tanker #7 (later #777).
Awood Air Ltd, Victoria, BC, 1988-1990.
Erickson Group Ltd, Beaverton, OR, Jan. 1990-1992.
- Registered as N2172N.
Tillamook Air Museum, Tillamook, OR, 2002.