N181CS

181

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 200

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

5X-UVN ■ CF-GQK ■ C-FGQK ■ 5X-UWV ■ 5Y-BEK ■ N181CS



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

5X-UVN

5X-UVN

5X-UVN

CF-GQK

CF-GQK

CF-GQK

CF-GQK

CF-GQK

5X-UWV

5Y-BEK

N181CS

N181CS

N181CS

N181CS

N181CS

N181CS

 

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

East African Airways Corporation, Entebbe

Noted parked, for sale at Nairobi 24-Apr-1973, again 12-Jun-1973

Bannock Aerospace, Toronto, ON

C of R and Flight Permit issued 09-Jul-1973 for import to Canada

Flew via Cairo - Heraklion - Nice - London-Gatwick - Prestwick - Keflavík 01/03-Sep-1973

320 Syndicate, Toronto, ON

Survair, Ottawa, ON

Damaged in forced landing on Belcher Islands, NU following power loss after take-off 18-Jun-1974; repairable

Ferry permit issued 26-Jul-1974 for flight to Montreal, QC for repairs by Innotech Aviation

C of A issued 27-Nov-1974 on completion of repairs

Survair, Ottawa, ON [33 Leasing Ltd., Toronto, ON]

33 Leasing Ltd., Toronto, ON

Flew via Shannon - London-Stansted - Brindisi 20-Oct-1977 & arrived Entebbe 23-Oct-1977

Uganda Airlines, Entebbe

Offered for sale by Mar-1980 with a TTAF of 9,950 hrs

Airkenya Aviation, Nairobi

Noted hangared at Nairobi-Wilson, Kenya Aug-1985 being made operational

Withdrawn from use at Nairobi Wilson by May-2002, noted there still 17-Mar-2003 without wings

F & M Aviation, Wilmington, DE

Fayard Enterprises, Franklinton, NC

Avtran LLC, Clayton, MO

Fayard Enterprises, Franklinton, NC

Rampart Aviation, Franklinton, NC [Bank of Utah Trustee, Salt Lake City, UT]

Rampart Aviation, Colorado Springs, CO [ FHC Group LLC, Colorado Springs, CO]

Dates

04-Nov-1968

06-Dec-1968

21-Dec-1968

 

15-Aug-1973

 

 

13-Dec-1973

30-Jan-1974

 

 

 

28-Feb-1977

1977

 

24-Oct-1977

 

Aug-1985

 

 

03-Nov-2004

29-Nov-2005

22-Dec-2005

19-Dec-2007

11-Jan-2011

02-Jul-2014

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

Sold

 

 

Sold

Leased

 

 

 

Reg'd

Returned

 

Sold

 

Sold

 

 

Sold

Transfer

Reg'd

Reg'd

Reg'd

Reg'd

 

06-Sep-2015 Touched down off  the runway and collided with trees whilst attempting a go around at Franklinton, NC.

Additional Historical Information

Wreckage subsequently transported to Atlanta Air Exchange in Griffin, GA


 DHC Photo © Downsview, ON Dec-1968

DHC Photo © Downsview, ON Dec-1968


 Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Toronto, ON Sep-1973

Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Toronto, ON Sep-1973


 Brian Dunn Photo © Toronto, ON 05-Apr-1974

Brian Dunn Photo © Toronto, ON 05-Apr-1974


 Photographer Unknown © Nairobi 20-Feb-1981

Photographer Unknown © Nairobi 20-Feb-1981


 Photographer Unknown © Nairobi-Wilson 05-Dec-1986

Photographer Unknown © Nairobi-Wilson 05-Dec-1986


 Stefano Pagiola Photo © Sep-1990

Stefano Pagiola Photo © Sep-1990


 Andy Mitchell Photo © Arrecife 06-Dec-2009

Andy Mitchell Photo © Arrecife 06-Dec-2009


 Bill Shull Photo © Brandywine, PA 23-Feb-2014

Bill Shull Photo © Brandywine, PA 23-Feb-2014


 Arqalo A. Christensen Photo 

Arqalo A. Christensen Photo 


 FAA Photo © North Raleigh, NC Sep-2015

FAA Photo © North Raleigh, NC Sep-2015


 FAA Photo © North Raleigh, NC Sep-2015

FAA Photo © North Raleigh, NC Sep-2015


 David Osborn/Aeroprints Photo © Griffin, GA

David Osborn/Aeroprints Photo © Griffin, GA