H4-SIA

271

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

N5218 ■ VH-PGT ■ CF-JJI ■ AP-AXH ■ N9090Z ■ H4-SIA ■ VH-NIO ■ H4-SIA



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N5218

N5218

N5218

VH-PGT

CF-JJI

AP-AXH

N9090Z

N9090Z

N9090Z

H4-SIA

VH-NIO

H4-SIA

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Floair Inc., Wichita, KS

Ferry contractor for delivery flight to Australia

Ansett Airlines of Papua New Guinea, Lae

Bannock Aerospace, Toronto, ON

AMOCO Pakistan Petroleum Exploration

Noted however at Sydney-Bankstown during Jan-1974 still in full Ansett c/s, painted as CF-JJI

Canadian registration cancelled 15-Feb-1974

AMOCO Drilling Services, Houston, TX

AMOCO Gabon Exploration Company, London, UK

Jack Wall Aircraft Sales, Memphis, TN

Solair-Solomon Islands Airways, Honiara

Norfolk Pacific Aviation

Solair-Solomon Islands Airways, Honiara

Dates

Dec-1969

17-Dec-1969

22-Dec-1969

 

03-Feb-1970

26-Nov-1973

Dec-1973

 

 

24-Aug-1981

Apr-1984

05-Jan-1987

27-Aug-1987

03-Jul-1989

02-Oct-1990

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

Delivered

Sold

Sold

 

 

Transfer

Transfer

Sold

Sold

Leased

Returned

 

27-Sep-1991 Collided with Mount Nashua at the 4,000ft level in heavy rain and low cloud, while descending from 8,000ft. The aircraft was en route from Kirakira to Honiara, and there were 15 fatalities


 Photographer Unknown © Jan-1970

Photographer Unknown © Jan-1970


 Peter Keating Photo © 21-Oct-1970

Peter Keating Photo © 21-Oct-1970


 Fred J. Barnes Photo © Sydney-Bankstown, NSW 30-Oct-1973

Fred J. Barnes Photo © Sydney-Bankstown, NSW 30-Oct-1973


 Peter Keating Photo © Cairns, QLD 13-Oct-1989

Peter Keating Photo © Cairns, QLD 13-Oct-1989


 Peter Keating Photo © Cairns, QLD 14-Oct-1989

Peter Keating Photo © Cairns, QLD 14-Oct-1989


 Peter Keating Photo © Cairns, QLD 14-Oct-1989

Peter Keating Photo © Cairns, QLD 14-Oct-1989


 Photographer Unknown © Munda May-1991

Photographer Unknown © Munda May-1991