N140SA

267

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300 Vistaliner

Aircraft Status:

Operational

Registration History:

N387EX ■ N140SA ■ TI-BDZ ■ N140SA



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N387EX

N387EX

N387EX

N387EX

N387EX

N387EX

N387EX

N140SA

N140SA

N140SA

N140SA

N140SA

N140SA

N145SA

N140SA

TI-BDZ

N140SA

 

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Executive Airlines, Boston, MA [GATX-Armco-Booth]

Executive Airlines ceased operations Dec-1973

GATX-Armco-Booth

Noted at Downsview, ON 30-Apr-1974 (see comments below)

Anchorage Helicopter Service, Los Angeles, CA [Cordon International Corp., Los Angeles, CA]

Air New England, Boston, MA

Last service; Boston, MA - Waterville, ME - Augusta, ME - Boston, MA 31-Oct-1981

Withdrawn from use & parked at Marana, AZ Nov-1981 & noted there by 05-Nov-1981

Scenic Airlines, Las Vegas, NV

Scenic Airlines, Las Vegas, NV

Scenic Airlines, Las Vegas, NV [Twin Otter International, Las Vegas, NV]

Scenic Airlines, Las Vegas, NV

Scenic Airlines, Las Vegas, NV [Eagle Canyon Airlines, Las Vegas, NV]

Scenic Airlines, Las Vegas, NV [Canyon Leasing, Las Vegas, NV]

Scenic Airlines, Las Vegas, NV [Eagle Canyon Leasing, Las Vegas, NV]

Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines, Grand Canyon, AZ [Eagle Canyon Leasing]

Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines, Grand Canyon, AZ [Diamond Bar LLC, Kirkland, WA]

Nature Air, San Jose

Grand Canyon Scenic Airlines, Grand Canyon, AZ [Diamond Bar LLC, Kirkland, WA]

Dates

03-Oct-1969

15-Oct-1969

30-Oct-1969

30-Oct-1969

Dec-1973

 

30-Apr-1976

06-Feb-1977

 

 

05-Nov-1982

Oct-1983

Nov-1993

02-Oct-1997

23-Dec-1998

Jan-2002

07-Oct-2003

28-Mar-2007

29-Jan-2008

Dec-2010

18-Mar-2016

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

Delivered

Returned

 

Sold

Leased

 

 

Sold

Re-Reg'd

Reg'd

Reg'd

Reg'd

Reg'd

Reg'd

Merged

Reg'd

Leased

Reg'd

 

Additional Historical Information

Executive Airlines ceased operations in Dec-1973, and N387EX was one of several Twin Otters that returned to Downsview in early 1974. It is unclear where this aircraft was from Apr-1974 till joining Anchorage Helicopters in Apr-1976.


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

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


 J.B. Hayes Photo © Anchorage, AK 03-Dec-1975

J.B. Hayes Photo © Anchorage, AK 03-Dec-1975


 Chris Mak Photo © Nov-1976

Chris Mak Photo © Nov-1976


 Ugo Vicenzi Photo © Marana, AZ, Sep-1982

Ugo Vicenzi Photo © Marana, AZ, Sep-1982


 Chuck Stewart Photo © Las Vegas, NV 04-Feb-1984

Chuck Stewart Photo © Las Vegas, NV 04-Feb-1984


 Udo Schaefer Photo © San Jose 2012

Udo Schaefer Photo © San Jose 2012


 Wiltshire Spotter Photo © Boulder City, NV 26-Feb-2018

Wiltshire Spotter Photo © Boulder City, NV 26-Feb-2018