REPUBLIC RC-3 SEABEE # 924

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C-FDKW

C-FDKW
Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Canada
Photo: John Pritchard

AIRCRAFT DATA

Manufacturer: Republic Aviation Corporation; Farmingdale, Long Island, New York, USA.
Model: RC-3 Seabee
Type Certificate No: A-769
Serial Number: 924
Manufacturing Date: 1947-06-??
Engine: Franklin 6A8-215-B9F (215 HP at 2500 RPM)

Lycoming GO-480 engine conversion.

Remarks: Extended wings, extended spray rails, 'Daubenspeck' cowling, 3-blade propeller.
 
Reg. No. Date Remarks
CF-DKW
C-FDKW
1947-06-?? Manufacturing Date.
1947-06-?? Test flight.
1947-07-08 Officially delivered from Republic Aviation Corporation to Leavens Brothers Air Services; Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
   
1982-09-21 R. Mckay Co Ltd; RR #3, Campbellville, Ontario L0P 1B0, Canada
1990-12-28 Tordorrach Ltd.; 6611 Twiss Rd., R.R.#3, Campbellville, Ontario L0P 1B0, Canada
1995-01-31 Gary Kindree; 4300 Grandview Road North, Oshawa, Ontario L1H 7K4, Canada
2001-01-23 Roger Yorke; 9-1861 Beach Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia V6G 1Z1, Canada
2001-02-12 C of R issued.
  Sources: RAC Seabee Delivery List
Canadian Civil Aircraft Register

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