XA-BOP

18

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 100

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

XA-HIL ■ XA-BAS ■ XA-BOP



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

XA-HIL

XA-HIL

XA-HIL

XA-HIL

XA-BAS

XA-BOP

XA-BOP

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Transportes Aéreos Terrestres S.A., Toyoltita

Overran runway and over 80ft embankment on landing at Toyoltita 19-Sep-1968

Bannock Aerospace Ltd., Toronto, ON

Rebuilt in Mexico by Servicios Aéreos de Americas between Sep-1968 - Mar-1970

Servicios Aéreos de Americas, Mexico City, DF

Servicios Aéreos Especiales S.A., Mexico City, DF

LACSA-Lineas Aéreas del Centro S.A., Santa Fe

Dates

05-Nov-1966

17-Nov-1966

30-Nov-1966

 

Sep-1968

 

06-Mar-1970

17-Nov-1970

Sep-1977

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

Sold

 

Reg'd

Sold

Sold

09-Sep-1978 Crashed in mountainous terrain, 65 kilometers west of Mexico City, while en route to Morelia. There were 18 fatalities among the 21 onboard.


Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 30-Oct-1966 Michael J. Ody Collection

Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 30-Oct-1966 Michael J. Ody Collection


Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 06-Nov-1966 Michael J. Ody Collection

Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 06-Nov-1966 Michael J. Ody Collection


Photographer Unknown 

Photographer Unknown