N68DE

229

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 200

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

N659MA ■ N68DE



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N659MA

N659MA

N659MA

N659MA

N659MA

N659MA

N659MA

N68DE

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

MAC-Miami Aviation Corporation, Opa-locka, FL

Air Indies, San Juan, PR

MAC-Miami Aviation Corporation, Opa-locka, FL

Noted parked at Opa-locka, FL 23-Aug-1971 in full Air Indies c/s

Air Illinois, Carbondale, IL

MAC-Miami Aviation Corporation, Opa-locka, FL

Downeast Airlines, Rockford, ME

Dates

Apr-1969

17-Apr-1969

02-May-1969

02-May-1969

Feb-1971

 

1971

20-Mar-1978

28-Mar-1978

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

Leased

Returned

 

Leased

Returned

Leased

 

30-May-1979 Descended below minimum altitude on final approach to Knox County Airport, Rockland, ME & collided with trees. There were 17 fatalities and 1 survivor.


 DHC Photo © Downsview, ON Apr-1969

DHC Photo © Downsview, ON Apr-1969


 Pierguiliano Chesi Photo © Chicago-Meigs, IL 03-Aug-1973

Pierguiliano Chesi Photo © Chicago-Meigs, IL 03-Aug-1973


 Photographer Unknown © St. Louis, MO Jul-1976

Photographer Unknown © St. Louis, MO Jul-1976


 Photographer Unknown © Boston, MA

Photographer Unknown © Boston, MA