Sealand Aviation Blog

Sealand Aviation Blog

Quality Assurance Manager wanted - August 17th

Ivan, our capable, respected and talented QA Manager has decided to retire.  Although we are happy for him, and wish him well, we are disconsolate.

C-GNBA: the assembly - August 11th

N2400F is transforming into C-GNBA. It looks good, even on the "shop" wheel gear.

The Dog Days of Summer - August 3rd

Work is progressing but the excitement of spring has been replaced by summer things like holidays, kids and camping.

TRACE OE600A: First Installation in a Beaver - July 6th

Just hours after DHC-2 C-GGBF arrived at the TRACE engine manufacturing facility, the first TRACE OE600A engine to be installed in a Beaver was mounted on the front of the aircraft.

TRACE Engines: Taking the Beaver to Texas - July 5th

5 Days travelling across America with a Beaver on a trailer... You know you've travelled a long way from home when people start asking what kind of plane you are towing.

GYJ and MOI depart for Montreal - June 13th

After 3 days in Campbell River, the owners, families and friend of CF-GYJ and C-GMOI left Sealand on a cross country adventure, flying their aircraft back to Montreal!

Beaver Tails, Neil Aird and Extended Engine Mounts - June 3rd

Neil Aird is the creator and driving force behind www.dhc-2.com, the website for Beavers.  We use it all the time to look up the history of aircraft.

The Beaver Song Takes Off! - June 2nd

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Waaay back when, Viking Air hosted a memorable 50th Birtday Party for the DHC-2 de Havilland Beaver.  A good time was had by all, and there was this song....

and MOI is back from the paintshop! - May 30th

A classic paint scheme, and beautiful.  We'll get you more pictures when we get the wings on.

 

Whatever happened to the Aussie Beaver? - May 19th

We shipped the Aussie Beaver back to Australia in a container at the end of March.