02/28/2007. This aircraft was built as a de Havilland D.H.114 Heron 2B (c/n 14054)
and named Pål it was registered as LN-NPI to Braathen's S.A.F.E. (South American and Far East Air Transport A/S), Oslo, Norway
on January 18, 1955. On January 26, 1957 it was damaged and its
registration cancelled. It was repaired with parts of Heron 2B LN-SUR
(c/n 14093) that had crashed November 1956. After being repaired it
was named Ola and registered LN-SUL on April 16, 1958.
In 1960 it was
sold to Denmark and registered to Falcks Flyvetjeneste as OY-ADV. In
1970 it was sold to the UK and was registered G-AYLH till May 1972
when it was sold to Saunders of Montreal, Quebec, Canada; it was
registered as CF-LOL. It was converted to a ST-27 and was
re-registered as C-FLOL (new c/n 006). Twelve Herons had be converted
to ST-27 and one to ST-28 when the program was halted in 1976 as the
financial backing was withdrawn. View also photo 6513.