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Consolidated PBY Catalina/Bu. 48294



Bureau #: 48294
Construction #: 1656
Civilian Registration:
  N9521C
Model: PBY-5A
Name: None
Status: Airworthy
Last info: 2006
  History:
O.W. Noble, North Little Rock, AR, 1964-1966.
- Registered as N9521C.
V&N Enterprises Inc, North Little Rock, AR, 1969-1972.
Two Jacks Inc, Olive Branch, MS, 1978.
Buddy Woods, Palmer, AK, 1978.
Catalina Flying Inc, Anchorage, AK, Aug. 1983-1987.
Galen S. Vincent, Zephr Cove, NV, 1988-1994.
- Based in Santa Rosa, CA.
- Flew in USN scheme.
Riverdale Limited Liability Co, Cheyenne, WY, July 22, 1994.
Joseph Tosolin & Guido Bonfiglio, Switzerland, 1994-1996.
- Delivered from USA to Italy via Reykjavik, May 19, 1995.
-- Arrived Milan-Malpensa, May 21, 1995.
- Operated by Simpson Wallace Enterprises, Milan, Italy, 1995-1997.
G. MacPherson, Lanseria, South Africa, 1997
- Delivered to Lanseria from Italy, Aug. 30, 1987.
Weavair Inc, New York, NY, Mar. 7-1998-2002
- Departed from Johannesburg to USA, July 1999.
- Delayed in Saudi Arabia, arrived at North Weald, March 4, 2000.
- Flew in movie as RAF/AH545/WQ-Z.
- Based North Weald in USN scheme, 2002.
Gerald Yagen/Training Services Inc, Virginia Beach, VA, March 6, 2002-2007.

Source(s):
Chapman, John & Goodall, Geoff, Edited by Paul Coggan - Warbirds Directory,Warbirds Worldwide Ltd., Mansfield, England, 1989.
Goodall, Geoff - Warbirds Directory-4th Edition, 2003.
Federal Aviation Administration, www.faa.gov, 2007.
Photo Source(s):
Jim Long

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