VH-ATG. Fokker F28-1082. c/n 11084.
Export Registration E-413 / PH-EXP applied for - May 31, 1974
Export Registration E-413 / PH-EXP applied to the aircraft - July 17, 1974
First flown as PH-EXP - September 11, 1974
Powered by Rolls Royce RB183-2 Spey Mk555-15 engines
Placed in storage at Woensdrecht - September 1974
Sold to the Department of Civil Aviation - December 13, 1976
Export Registration E-413 / PH-EXP cancelled - February 25, 1977
Entered onto the Australian Aircraft Register as VH-ATG - February 25, 1977
Registered to Department of Transport, Air Transport Group
Accepted by Department of Civil Aviation at Schiphol - February 25, 1977
Aircraft was purchased for the calibration and testing of navigational aids around Australia
Departed Amsterdam on delivery flight to Australia - February 28, 1977
Arrived Melbourne at conclusion of delivery flight - March 6, 1977
Department of Civil Aviation restructured and called Airservices Australia - July 14, 1995
Registered to Airservices Australia
Aircraft was advertised for sale - November 1997
Operated final flight Sydney - Melbourne (Essendon) - December 19, 1997
Withdrawn from use and stored at Melbourne (Essendon) Airport - December 19, 1997
Observed stored at Essendon Airport in basic Airservices livery - February 1998
Sold to Time Air Inc, Canada - March 1998
Cancelled from the Australian Aircraft Register - March 26, 1998
Entered onto the Canadian Aircraft Register as C-FTAY - April 2, 1998
Departed Melbourne on delivery flight to Canada - April 2, 1998
Arrived Calgary in basic Airservices Australia livery at conclusion of delivery flight - April 6, 1998
Delivery route: Melbourne - Cairns - Guam - Okinawa - Aduk - Sapparo - Petropavlovski Kamchatskiy -
Anchorage - Calgary
Aircraft was named 'Spirit of Calgary'
Transferred to Canadian Regional Airlines when Time Air and Ontario Express merged - March 1, 1993'
Canadian Regional Airlines merged with Air Canada Regional - January 1, 2001
Leased to Air NorTerra Inc t/a Canadian North - July 1, 2001
Withdrawn from use and stored in basic Canadian Regional livery at Calgary - April 24, 2005
Observed stored at Calgary in basic Canadian Regional livery - May 26, 2009
Current status - ?
VH-ATG. Department of Transport - in the full livery at Essendon Airport, May 1981.
VH-ATG. Department of Aviation - in the full livery at Essendon Airport, September 1984.
VH-ATG. Department of Aviation - in the full livery at Essendon Airport, January 1990.
C-FTAY. Canadian North - in the full livery at Calgary Airport, August 2003.
C-FTAY. Canadian North - in the full livery at Edmonton Airport, August 2003.