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AVENGER/Bu. 85665

Grumman Avenger Bu. 53610 WRG# 0002201

Bureau #: 85665
Construction #: 2484
Civil Registration(s):
  CF-IMV
  C-FIMV
  Model(s):
  TBM-3S Avenger
  Avenger AS Mk. 3 Avenger
Name: None
Status: Crashed
Last info: 1977

History:
Delivered to Royal Canadian Navy as #322.
- BOC: June 8, 1950.
- SOC: January 30, 1958.
Wheeler Airlines, St. Jean, Quebec, February 27, 1958-1965.
- Registered as CF-IMV.
- Converted to sprayer by Fairey Aviation, Sartmouth, NS.
- Flew as #505.
Wheeler Northland Airways Ltd, St. Jean, Quebec, 1966-1970.
Evergreen Air Service, Roxboro, Quebec, 1972-1975.
Forest Protection Ltd, Fredericton, NB, 1976-1977.
- Registered as C-FIMV.
- Crashed during spraying operation, Blissville, NB, June 9, 1977.

Source(s):
Chapman, John & Goodall, Geoff, Edited by Paul Coggan - Warbirds Directory,Warbirds Worldwide Ltd., Mansfield, England, 1989.
Goodall, Geoff - Warbirds Directory-4th Edition, 2003.
Photo Source(s):
None
Research Assistance:

C. Adam/forestprotectiontbmavengers.wordpress.com

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