Sycamore Aviation an aircraft recycling company, have set up at Teesside. They part out components and then scrap the remaining airframe.
N249AN, Arrived Teesside 15/6/2011.
EC-HQZ, Arrived Teesside xx/7/2011 (in boxes by road).
VP-BWY, Arrived Teesside 15/10/2012.
VP-BWZ, Arrived Teesside 15/10/2012.
VP-BWY and Z, Arrived Teesside 15/10/2012.
F-GFKV, Arrived Teesside 20/6/2013.
SP-LPE, Arrived Teesside 15/7/2013.
F-GHQK, Arrived Teesside 13/8/2013.
Donated to Channel 4, for the documentary Kevin's Supersized Salvage, which aired on 24th April 2014. Kevin McLeod and his team tore apart the aircraft to make unique furnishings, trying to use 100% of the aircraft thus saving composites from landfill sites. Filmed on location at Durham Tees Valley and the teams warehouse at Wembley. All profits from sales were donated to charity.
UR-UTA, Arrived Teesside 7/12/2013 (re-registered as N5039Q).
UR-UTB, Arrived Teesside 7/12/2013 (re-registered N503ZT).
UR-UTA and B, Arrived Teesside 7/12/2013.
UR-GAO, Arrived Teesside 10/4/2014
This aircraft was initially stored and escaped the axe, eventually leaving 19/05/2014 to fly another day, as a freighter in China.
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