Dornier Do-228
Kustwacht / Dutch Coast Guard
last update January 26, 2008

Pictures of the "real thing"

The Dorinier Do-228 is used by the Dutch Coast Guard. These planes have civil registrations and are based in The Netherlands operating from De Kooy airport near Den Helder.
Purchased second hand, they have equipment for patrol duties and environment monitoring of the sealanes and ships.

The PH-MNZ has been in service from 1992.

December 2007, two more second hand aircraft Do-228-112 were handed over to the Coast Guard. They have a glass cockpit, new avionics, infrared vision camera's and dispensable sonar boys. The radar has also been much improved.
 
type regi.       in service out of service
Do-228 PH-MNZ     1992    
Do-228-112 PH-CGN 8181 12-2007     
Do-228-112  PH-CGZ 8183 12-2007    

Pictures:  Meindert de Vreeze
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pictures taken Sept 2007.


 

 

 

 
 
 
 

 

 

 
 


 

 

 

 

 
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