Beech Expeditor 3NM, CF-GXJ / CA-272, Canadian Department of Transportation
This picture is © Mike Ody Collection via George Trussell and may not be used or published without permission.
Construction Number: CA-272
Model Beech Expeditor 3NM
Operator: Canadian Department of Transportation
Photographer: Mike Ody Collection via George Trussell
Date Taken: 1968
ex RCAF 1586; later sold to the US as N3762. CF-GXJ and CF-GXM were stationed at Montreal Airport (Dorval) from about 1957 until at least 1959. These Beechcraft replaced Avro Ansons and were used by the Department of Transport as general usage aircraft. At the time they had top-mounted plexi domes for celestial navigation training,