VH-PAQ

227

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 200

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

N656MA ■ N111TM ■ XA-BOM ■ N54540 ■ VH-PAQ



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N656MA

N656MA

N656MA

N111TM

XA-BOM

N54540

VH-PAQ

 

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

MAC-Miami Aviation Corporation, Opa-locka, FL

Trans Michigan Airlines, Flint, MI

Noted at Downsview 28-May-1969 through 18-Nov-1969 when Trans Michigan marks were removed

Aeronaves del Mayab, Merida, YC (Aeronaves Alimentadoras)

John Woods Inc., Dallas, TX

Pan-Air

Dates

Apr-1969

17-Apr-1969

 

 

 

19-Dec-1969

15-Feb-1978

Oct-1978

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Not Del

Not Del

 

Delivered

Sold

Sold

 

13-Feb-1979 Damaged in a forced landing at Yarra Creek, on King Island (located between Tasmania and New South Wales) as a result of poor weather conditions in Tasmania, and a critical fuel situation.

Additional Historical Information

The wreckage was subsequently acquired by Aeropelican for spares recovery, and was noted at Sydney-Bankstown 20-Apr-1979


 Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 09-Oct-1969

Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 09-Oct-1969


 William Haines Photo © Downsview, ON Oct-1969

William Haines Photo © Downsview, ON Oct-1969


 Peter Keating Photo © Dec-1978

Peter Keating Photo © Dec-1978


 Peter Keating Photo 

Peter Keating Photo 


 Photographer Unknown © Bankstown, NSW

Photographer Unknown © Bankstown, NSW