56

N566CC

DHC-7-102 (EO-5C)


Parked at Davis Monthan AFB, AZ under preservation

Aircraft Status

N175RA ■ (SX-...) ■ VH-UUX ■ N56HG ■ N566CC

Registration History



Aircraft History Chronology

Reg'n

 

N175RA

N175RA

N175RA

N175RA

N175RA

SX-

N175RA

VH-UUX

N56HG

N56HG

N56HG

N56HG

N56HG

N566CC

■   

 

Operator/[Owner]

 

de Havilland Canada Limited, Downsview, ON

Ransome Airlines, North Philadelphia, PA

Pan Am Express, North Philadelphia, PA

Damaged when nose gear failed at New York-JFK 29-Jul-1990; repairable

Trans World Express, Trevose, PA

AGES Group Inc., Boca Raton, FL

Withdrawn from use & parked at Bangor, ME

Victoria Airlines, Athens

AGES Group, Boca Raton, FL [Wilmington Trust]

Registration cancelled 17-Dec-1997 for export to Australia

Jetcraft Pty Ltd., Brisbane, QLD

Withdrawn from use & parked at Cairns, QLD by Apr-1999, cancelled 28-Apr-1999

AGES Group, Boca Raton, FL [Wilmington Trust]

Withdrawn from use & parked at Chandler, AZ; noted there 28-Jun-1999

Volvo Aero Services LP, Boca Raton, FL [Wilmington Trust]

Telford Aviation Services, Bangor, ME

U.S. Army [Northrop-Grumman California Microwave Systems, Belcamp, MD]

United States Army,  Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

United States Army,  Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD

Withdrawn from use & parked at Davis Monthan AFB, AZ 28-Aug-2016

Activity

 

First Flight

Delivered

New Name

 

New Name

Sold

 

Not Taken Up

Registered

 

Leased

 

Returned

 

New Name

Sold

Registered

Registered

Re-registered

 

Date

 

Jul-1981

28-Jul-1981

09-Mar-1987

 

04-Dec-1991

10-Oct-1995

 

Oct-1997

17-Dec-1997

 

17-Dec-1997

 

18-Apr-1999

 

17-Jun-2001

20-Dec-2001

06-Feb-2002

26-Mar-2004

22-Jul-2004

 

Additional Historical Information

 

Conversion of civilian DHC-7-102 to military RC-7 configuration for the Airborne Reconnaissance Low project.

Initially converted to RC-7B (EO-5B) as ARL-M (Airborne Reconnaissance Low - Multifunction) aircraft #10. Subsequently upgraded to EO-5C configuration.

 
 Photographer Unknown © Boston, MA 05-Sep-1981  from the Michael J. Ody Collection

Photographer Unknown © Boston, MA 05-Sep-1981 from the Michael J. Ody Collection


 MLB Photography Photo © Boston, MA 01-Jun-1986  from the Michael J. Ody Collection

MLB Photography Photo © Boston, MA 01-Jun-1986 from the Michael J. Ody Collection


 John Stewart Photo © Feb-1987  from the Michael J. Ody Collection

John Stewart Photo © Feb-1987 from the Michael J. Ody Collection


 Bill Hough Photo © New York-JFK 01-May-1993  from the Michael J. Ody Collection

Bill Hough Photo © New York-JFK 01-May-1993 from the Michael J. Ody Collection


 Jonathan Payne Photo © Prestwick 17-Jun-2012

Jonathan Payne Photo © Prestwick 17-Jun-2012


 Karl Karlsson Photo © Keflavík 22-Apr-2015

Karl Karlsson Photo © Keflavík 22-Apr-2015


 309th AMARG Photo © Davis Monthan, AZ 09-Aug-2016

309th AMARG Photo © Davis Monthan, AZ 09-Aug-2016


 309th AMARG Photo © Davis Monthan, AZ 09-Aug-2016

309th AMARG Photo © Davis Monthan, AZ 09-Aug-2016