C-FAWC

108

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 100

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

N204E ■ CF-AWC ■ C-FAWC



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N204E

N204E

N204E

CF-AWC

CF-AWC

CF-AWC

CF-AWC

C-FAWC

C-FAWC

C-FAWC

C-FAWC

C-FAWC

C-FAWC

C-FAWC

C-FAWC

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Executive Airlines, Boston, MA

Damaged in hard landing at Martha’s Vineyard, MA 25-Aug-1968; repairable

Noted at Downsview 13-Nov-1971 to 15-Dec-1971

Executive filed for bankruptcy protection 11-Dec-1971

Air West Airlines, Richmond, BC

Bradley Air Services, Carp, ON

Air West Airlines, Richmond, BC

Airwest Airlines, Richmond, BC

Airwest Airlines, Richmond, BC

Air BC, Richmond, BC

Damaged following rejected take-off at Victoria Harbour, BC 12-Dec-1980; repairable

Repaired by Rocky Mountain Aircraft, and returned to service by May-1981

North Cariboo Flying Service, Fort St. John, BC

Williston Lake Air Services, Mackenzie, BC

North Cariboo Flying Service, Fort St. John, BC

Liard Air, Muncho Lake, BC

North Cariboo Flying Service, Fort St. John, BC

Liard Air, Muncho Lake, BC

Dates

09-Feb-1968

04-Mar-1968

13-Mar-1968

 

 

 

Dec-1971

May-1977

May-1978

Apr-1979

Mar-1980

01-Dec-1980

 

 

06-Mar-1989

26-Nov-1991

16-Mar-1993

23-May-2001

28-Aug-2001

06-Dec-2001

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

 

 

Sold

Leased

Returned

Renamed

Re-reg'd

Merged

 

 

Sold

Leased

Returned

Leased

Returned

Sold

08-Jul-2007 Crashed on take-off from a gravel airstrip adjacent to the Northern Rockies Lodge at Muncho Lake, BC. Subsequent investigation determined that at its operating weight the aircraft lacked sufficient performance to clear the obstacles at the end of the 950ft runway. The aircraft was destroyed by post impact fire, there was one fatality and four injured.


Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 14-Nov-1971

Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 14-Nov-1971


Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver, BC 15-Nov-1975

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver, BC 15-Nov-1975


Michael J. Ody Photo © Abbotsford, BC

Michael J. Ody Photo © Abbotsford, BC


Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver, BC 31-Dec-1977

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver, BC 31-Dec-1977


John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver Harbour, BC Aug-1979

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver Harbour, BC Aug-1979


Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver Harbour, BC Sep-1979

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver Harbour, BC Sep-1979


John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Dec-1985

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Dec-1985


John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Oct-1987

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Oct-1987


Erik Johannesson Photo © Fort St. John, BC 

Erik Johannesson Photo © Fort St. John, BC 


John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Sep-1992

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Sep-1992