• 9419 Royal Canadian Air Force. Delivered 08-Nov-1960.
Initially assigned to 443 Squadron at RCAF Station Sea Island, Vancouver, BC
Incident: Montaque Harbour, BC. 21-Feb-1964, Aircraft suffered engine failure and had to put down on Montaque Harbour. It was towed by the rescue boat 'Skua' to Patricia Bay for repair.
Mar-1964. Joined 401 Squadron at CFB St. Hubert, near Montréal, QC.
Incident: St. Hubert. 16th May 1965. During a water take-off, the amphibious equipped aircraft was allowed to swing left into wind, leaving the main channel and entering relatively shallow water while still not airborne. Just before lift off, the port float struck an unseen obstacle and sustained damage. The take-off was continued and a wheel landing effected back at base at CFB St. Hubert.
Accident: Location unknown, ON. 07-May-1970. During a training detail the aircraft in what was an apparently normal take off just as the floats started to clear the water, the left wing started to rise and the right float dug into the water, bringing the opposite wing into contact with the water. The aircraft cartwheeled to the right, coming to rest inverted with the nose and cockpit submerged. Four on board evacuated without injury
June-1970. Aircraft taken to CFB Mountain View depot, ON., where it was “reduced to spares and produce”.