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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 200

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

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Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

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Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

MAC-Miami Aviation Corporation, Opa-locka, FL

Suburban Airlines, Reading, PA

Precision Airlines, Springfield, VT [Precision Valley Aviation dba]

Noted at Boston 01-Sep-1979

Jack Wall Aircraft Sales, Memphis, TN

California Air Charter, Burbank, CA

Noted at Phoenix 09-Sep-1985

Ameriflight, Burbank, CA

Jack Wall Aircraft Sales, Memphis, TN

Ram Air International, Wilmington, DE

Multitrade International Inc., Camarillo, CA

Aeroperlas, Panama City, Panama

Dates

31-May-1968

20-Jun-1968

Aug-1968

Aug-1979

 

01-Apr-1985

1985

 

Jun-1987

Feb-1990

23-Feb-1990

23-Feb-1990

Mar-1990

Activity

Roll Out

Delivered

Delivered

Sold

 

Sold

Leased

 

Renamed

Returned

Sold

Sold

Leased

18-Apr-1990 Crashed into Caribbean shortly after take-off from Isla Contadora, Panama following multiple bird strikes (Parrots). The failure of the No. 2 engine caused the aircraft to enter a descending turn which continued until impact with the sea. There were 20 fatalities and 2 survivors.


 Neil Aird Photo © Reading, PA Aug-1968

Neil Aird Photo © Reading, PA Aug-1968


 Neil Aird Photo © Reading, PA Aug-1968

Neil Aird Photo © Reading, PA Aug-1968


 Larry Green Photo © Reading, PA

Larry Green Photo © Reading, PA


 E. Greenman Photo © Lancaster, PA 12-Mar-1979

E. Greenman Photo © Lancaster, PA 12-Mar-1979


 Photographer Unknown © Oct-1979 Michael J. Ody Collection    If this is  your  photo, please be in contact to advise proper credit, or for removal.

Photographer Unknown © Oct-1979 Michael J. Ody Collection  

If this is your photo, please be in contact to advise proper credit, or for removal.


 Photographer Unknown © Boston, MA Jul-1983  If this is  your  photo, please be in contact to advise proper credit, or for removal.

Photographer Unknown © Boston, MA Jul-1983

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 Henry Tenby Photo © Carlsbad, CA 14-Feb-1988

Henry Tenby Photo © Carlsbad, CA 14-Feb-1988


 Photographer Unknown © Los Angeles, CA Jan-1990 Michael J. Ody Collection  If this is  your  photo, please be in contact to advise proper credit, or for removal.

Photographer Unknown © Los Angeles, CA Jan-1990 Michael J. Ody Collection

If this is your photo, please be in contact to advise proper credit, or for removal.