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PBV-1A/BuNo. 67973

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Serial #: 67973
Construction #: CV-520
Civilian Registration:
  N62043
  CF-IHC
  F-BMKR
  CC-CDU
  CC-CGY
Model(s): PBV-1A, OA-10A
Name: None
Status: Unknown
Last info: 1992
History:
Delivered to USAAF as 44-34009.
Registered as N62043 by ??, 19??.
Wheeler Airlines, St. Jovite Station, Quebec, 1955-1956.
- Registered as CF-IHC.
Leasair Ltd, Ottawa, Ontario, 1965.
Union de Transports Aerien, Tahiti, Feb. 9, 1966.
- Registered as F-BMKR.
Delivered to French Aeronavale as No. 20/F-YCHA, 19??.
- Retired, stored Tahiti, 1971-1973.
Roberto Parrague/Aeroservicios Parrague Ltda, Santiago, Chile, May 1973.
- Registered as CC-CDU.
Aeroservicios Parrgue Ltda, Santiago, 1980.
- Registered as CC-CGY.
- Flew as tanker #33.
- Withdrawn from use and stripped for sparea, Los Cerilos, 1980-1992.
- Stored unconverted, in faded Aeronavale sheme.

Sources:
Chapman, John & Goodall, Geoff - Warbirds Directory,Warbirds Worldwide Ltd., Manfield, England, 1989.