PK-WAX

255

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

N200AS ■ PZ-TCB ■ C-GBNI ■ VH-TNS ■ P2-IAE ■ PK-WAX



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N200AS

N200AS

N200AS

N200AS

N200AS

PZ-TCB

C-GBNI

VH-TNS

VH-TNS

VH-TNS

VH-TNS

P2-IAE

PK-WAX

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Alaska Airlines, Seattle, WA

Boreas International Corporation, Miami, FL

Noted at Opa-locka, FL 08-Aug-1976, again 16-Sep-1976

Surinam Airways, Paramaribo [Surinaamse Luchtvaart Maatschappij]

Surinam Airways, Paramaribo [Surinaamse Luchtvaart Maatschappij]

Bannock Aerospace, Toronto, ON

Via Reykjavík - Jersey 09-Mar-1980 and arrived Perth, WA 20-Mar-1980

Trans West Airlines, Jandakot, WA "RMA Boab"

Flew Perth, WA - Derby, WA 23-Apr-1980 on delivery to Trans West

Ian Baillie Aircraft Sales, Moorabin, VIC

Arrived Melbourne, VIC 13-Jun-1982, and repainted into all white c/s by 04-Jul-1982

Sunstate Airlines, Brisbane, QLD

Islands Aviation, Rabaul, PNG [Islands Helicopter Services, Rabaul]

Islands Aviation, Rabaul, PNG [Islands Helicopter Services, Rabaul]

P T Air Regional, Jakarta

Dates

08-Sep-1969

23-Sep-1969

23-Oct-1969

Aug-1976

 

05-Nov-1976

1978

18-Dec-1979

 

25-Mar-1980

 

13-Jun-1982

 

01-Sep-1982

Dec-1991

06-Dec-1991

May-2003

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

Sold

 

Leased

Re-Reg'd

Sold

 

Reg'd

 

Sold

 

Reg'd

Sold

Reg'd

Sold

 

19-Jan-2004 Landed hard short of the runway, ground looped and slid into a ditch at Mulia, Papua, Indonesia.

Additional Historical Information

Wreckage transported to Cairns, QLD and arrived there 29-Aug-2006. Noted still there, at Hawker Pacific facility 29-Jul-2007, again 17-Mar-2008; no subsequent sightings.


 DHC Photo © Downsview, ON Oct-1969

DHC Photo © Downsview, ON Oct-1969


 DHC Photo © Downsview, ON Oct-1969

DHC Photo © Downsview, ON Oct-1969


 Nigel Chalcraft Photo © Opa-locka, FL

Nigel Chalcraft Photo © Opa-locka, FL


 Photographer Unknown © Derby 26-Jun-1980

Photographer Unknown © Derby 26-Jun-1980


 Photographer Unknown 

Photographer Unknown 


 Photographer Unknown 

Photographer Unknown 


 Peter Keating Photo © Rockhampton, QLD Nov-1987

Peter Keating Photo © Rockhampton, QLD Nov-1987


 Paul Howard Photo © Cairns, QLD 1991

Paul Howard Photo © Cairns, QLD 1991


 Lance Higgerson Photo © 

Lance Higgerson Photo © 


 Photographer Unknown © 

Photographer Unknown © 


 Paul Howard Photo © Cairns, QLD 2006

Paul Howard Photo © Cairns, QLD 2006


 Stewart Kedar Photo © Cairns, QLD 17-Mar-2008

Stewart Kedar Photo © Cairns, QLD 17-Mar-2008