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CANSO/RCAF11005



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Serial #: RCAF11005
Construction #: CV-283
Civil Registry:
  CF-NJB
  F-ZBAY
  F-ZBBD
  C-FNJF
  G-PBYA
Model(s): PBV-1A
Name: None
Status: Airworthy
Last info: 2006
  History:
Delivered to RCAF11005.
- BOC: Oct. 27, 1943.
- SOC: May 25, 1961.
Kenting Aviation Ltd, Toronto, Ontario, 1963-1974.
- Registered as CF-NJF.
- Leased to Protection Civile, Marseilles, France, May 6, 1966-Nov. 1966.
-- Registered as F-ZBAY.
- Reregistered as CF-NJF, Nov. 1966.
- Leased to Protection Civile, Marseilles, France, May 6, 1968-Sept. 21, 1968.
-- Registered as F-ZBBD.
- Reregistered as CF-NJF, Sept. 21, 1966.
- Returned via Dublin.
Norcanair Ltd., Prince Albert Saskatchewan, Apr. 26, 1974-1979.
- Registered as C-FNJF.
Province of Saskatchewan, La Ronge, Sakatchewan, June 23, 1980-1991.
- Flown as tanker #7.
Aero Service LTD, Nanaimo Airport, Vancouver Island, 2002.
Catalina Aircraft Ltd, Duxford, UK, 2002-2006.
- Registered as G-PBYA.
- Operated by Plane Sailing Catalina Operations

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.
Photo Source(s):
Nicolai Musante, http://www.musante.dk/tour0102/, 2002
Caz Caswell.