Sealand Aviation Blog

Sealand Aviation Blog

TRACE: Update from Texas - January 12th

Greg and Peter went to Texas and assembled the TRACE Beaver. They were happy to head to sunny Midland until they got the weather forecast. Snow.

Happy Holidays to you all! - December 23rd

From all of us at Sealand Aviation, may you have a wonderful holiday and a happy and prosperous New Year!

TRACE Engine sneak preview - December 19th

We received some pictures today.  The installation is almost complete.  And finally, after years of being primer green, Serial # 815 is white!

Cessna Citation snuggles in on a cold December night - December 14th

You have to appreciate a warm dry hangar in December. We nested the Otter and the Kodiak together to make room for a visiting Citation.

Radome Love - December 8th

The Malibu Mirage was back in for an inspection.  Bob caught this picture of Tina as she worked on the radome.

The DC-3 in Autumn - November 4th

As November closes in and the leaves turn gold and red and the nights come early.... These pictures have become my screensavers.

Take my breath away - October 19th

For some reason, whenever I look at these pictures of C-GNBA I start humming that song from Top Gun.  Maybe it's Bob's pictures, Greg's take-off, or the pristine paint job...

Not refurbished, not overhauled, not converted, ALL NEW. - October 17th

Thats how Viking Air describes their brand new Series 400 Twin Otter.  We assemble the rudder, elevators and ailerons for them here in our shop. 

TRACE Engine Update - October 3rd

It's getting closer.  Our DHC-2 Beaver, S/N 815, is getting the first TRACE engine to be installed in a Beaver.  We're nearly ready for testing and we're pumped!

Canada Occupational Health and Safety - September 26th

Tyson received the mandatory training on how to fall off the wing of the DC3. The next step in the training is how to do circuits.