N76GC

248

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300 Vistaliner

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

N386EX ■ N76GC



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N386EX

N386EX

N386EX

N386EX

N386EX

N386EX

N386EX

N386EX

N76GC

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

MAC-Miami Aviation Corporation, Opa-locka, FL

Executive Airlines, Boston, MA

Air New England, Boston, MA

Frontier Airlines, Denver, CO

Air New England, Boston, MA

Forced landing nr Unity, ME after losing elevator assembly on departure; repairable

Air New England ceased operations 31-Oct-1981

Withdrawn from use & stored at Marana, AZ & noted there 05-Nov-1981

Grand Canyon Airlines, Grand Canyon, AZ

Grand Canyon Airlines, Grand Canyon, AZ

Dates

07-Jun-1969

13-Jun-1969

27-Jun-1969

27-Jun-1969

1972

15-Oct-1972

16-Dec-1972

 

 

 

30-Mar-1982

Sep-1982

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

Delivered

Sold

Leased

Returned

 

 

 

Sold

Re-reg'd

 

18-Jun-1986 While operating sightseeing flight from Grand Canyon, AZ the aircraft collided with Bell JetRanger N6TC at an altitude of 6,500 feet in the vicinity of the Tonto Plateau. There were no survivors of the 20 persons onboard.


 DHC Photo © Downsview, ON Jun-1969

DHC Photo © Downsview, ON Jun-1969


 Photographer Unknown 

Photographer Unknown 


 Photographer Unknown © Denver, CO Jul-1974

Photographer Unknown © Denver, CO Jul-1974


 John Kimberley Photo © Marana, AZ Nov-1981

John Kimberley Photo © Marana, AZ Nov-1981


 Bob Garrard Photo © Grand Canyon, AZ 06-Aug-1985

Bob Garrard Photo © Grand Canyon, AZ 06-Aug-1985