Short SC.7 Skyvan 3M
in Guyana Defence Force service

 

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 5
Total Still Active: 2
Total Now Stored: 1
Service Entry: 1979
Retirement: current
Main Role: Transport
Origin: UK

History

Used by the Defence Force Air Command.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
8R-GFF SH.1966 G-14-134, G-BGWB 3.8.1979 crashed on 22.1.1981
8R-GFK SH.1974 G-BIFL 24.3.1981 n/a
8R-GGK SH.1980 G-14-1980, G-BLLI, 8P-SKY, 8P-ASG 10.1986  
8R-GMC SH.1939 G-14-107, G-BCIB 1993 crashed on take-off at Ogle AP on 8.11.2003
8R-GRR SH.1976 G-14-1976, G-BJDA 19.8.1981 damaged on 14.10.1994 and later repaired


Pictures

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More Information

References

  • Latin-American Military Aviation (John Andrade)
  • World Air Forces Directory 2004/2005 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.


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