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by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Canadian Warplanes 4: The Second World War, and post war, Noordyn Norseman

Canadian Warplanes of the Second World War and Post War Piston Era, Noorduyn Norseman

Data current to 29 Nov 2018.

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. III (2), (Serial Nos. 694, 697), Mk. IV (47), (Serial Nos. 491, 494, 496-499, 678, 681, 691-693, 695, 696, 698, 2455, 2456, 2458, 2462, 2465, 2466, 2469, 2470, 2474, 2476-2481, 2483, 2486, 2493, 2494, 3522, 3523, 3525, 3527-3529, 3531-3537, 3539), Mk. IVW (27), (Serial Nos. 492, 493, 495, 679, 680, 2457, 2459, 2461, 2463, 2464, 2467, 2468, 2471-2473, 2475, 2482, 2484, 2485, 2487, 2489-2492, 3526, 3533, 3538), Mk. IVWA (3), (Serial Nos. 2460, 2488, 3524), Mk. VI (21), (Serial Nos. 361-372, 787-792, 2495, 2496, A591), for a total of 100 aircraft.

Noorduyn Norseman, Mk. IVW, RCAF (Serial No. 680).  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3581155)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. IV, RCAF (Serial No. 681).  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3650955)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. IV, RCAF (Serial No. 681).  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3650956)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. IV, RCAF (Serial No. 3523), 24 Feb 1944.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3583157)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. IVW, RCAF (Serial No. 679), 1938.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3545910)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. IV, RCAF, 25 Jul 1945, Maple Leaf.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 358790)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. VI, RCAF (Serial No. 371), AP-N.  (RCAF Photo)

Noorduyn Norseman, RCAF, AP-P, No. 413 Sqn, Clearwater Lake, 28 Aug 1950.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3586673)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. VI, 408 Sqn, Rockcliffe, Ontario, 9 Jun 1951.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3584523)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. VI, RCAF (Serial No. 790), 17 Mar 1954. medevac.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4448522)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. VI, RCAF (Serial No. 787), QT.  (RCAF Photo)

Noorduyn Norseman, top view, 26 May 1953.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3584790)

Noorduyn Norseman, 18 Aug 1948, AP-O.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3584161)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. VI, (Serial No. 2496),  1948.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3584156)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. IV, (Serial No. 2486).  (RCAF Photo)

Noorduyn Norseman being towed by a tractor.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3586697)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. IV, RCAF (Serial No. 368), AK-O.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3584792)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. VI, RCAF, AK-F, Golden Lake, Ontario.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4449260)

Noorduyn Norseman Mk. IV, RCAF (Serial No. 2476), 10 Aug 1952.   (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4448523)

 (Author Photos)

Noorduyn UC-64 Norseman Mk. VI, RCAF (Serial No. 787), C/N 136, QT.  Built in 1943, this Norseman VI was flown by No. 3 Wireless School in Montreal during the Second World War, and was used to train wireless operators.  Between 1945 and 1950, it served as a communications, search-and-rescue, and transportation aircraft across Canada.  In 1950, it served with No. 121 Communications and Rescue Flight, still bearing the RCAF markings from its last year of active service.  The aircraft was transferred to the Museum in February 1964.  (CA&SM)

Noorduyn Norseman, CF-MPI.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4276736).

CF-101B Voodoo (Serial No. 101060), ex-USAF (Serial No. 57-00433), mounted on a pylon.  416 Squadron.

 (Author Photo)

Noorduyn UC-64 Norseman Mk. IV (Serial No. 494), mounted on skis, CF-EIH.  Alberta Aviation Museum, Edmonton, Alberta.

 (Author Photo)

Noorduyn UC-64 Norseman Mk. V floatplane, CF-HPY, mounted on a pylon.  Alberta Aviation Museum, Edmonton, Alberta.

 (Alain Rioux Photo)

Noorduyn UC-64A Norseman Mk. VI, floatplane (Serial No. 831), CF-DRD, yellow with red stripes, silver pontoons, mounted on a pylon.  Red Lake, Ontario.

Noorduyn Norseman, CF-SAN, Buffalo Airways.  (CambridgeBayWeather Photo)