C-GPBO

MSN 100

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 100

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

ST-ADC ■ C-GPBO



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

ST-ADC

ST-ADC

ST-ADC

C-GPBO

C-GPBO

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Sudan Airways, Khartoum

Bannock Aerospace, Toronto, ON

Provisional Certificate of Registration & Flight Permit issued 21-May-1976 for import to Canada

Flew via Ajaccio, Corsica - Jersey, UK - Shannon, Ireland - Reykjavík, Iceland 12-Jul-1976 on delivery

Permanent C of R issued 15-Sep-1976 & flown Toronto, ON - Hamilton, ON 09-Nov-1976 for painting

Air West Airlines, Richmond, BC

Arrived Vancouver, BC 22-Dec-1976 on delivery; rolled out 31-Jan-1977 on floats, in full Air West c/s

Dates

15-Jan-1968

23-Jan-1968

20-Feb-1968

08-Jul-1976

 

 

 

20-Dec-1976

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

Sold

 

 

 

Sold

01-Dec-1977 Collided with trees at Narvoez Bay, Saturna Island in deteriorating weather conditions, while operated a scheduled service between the harbours at Vancouver and Victoria. There were no fatalities, however the aircraft was destroyed by fire.


 Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver Harbour, BC 12-Feb-1977

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver Harbour, BC 12-Feb-1977