8Q-MAI

279

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Operational

Registration History:

N5227 ■ VH-PGU ■ N934MA ■ C-GKBM (2) ■ 8Q-KBM ■ C-GKBM ■ 8Q-MAI



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N5227

N5227

N5227

VH-PGU

VH-PGU

VH-PGU

N934MA

N934MA

N934MA

N934MA

N934MA

N934MA

N934MA

N934MA

N934MA

N934MA

C-GKBM

C-GKBM

C-GKBM

8Q-KBM

C-GKBM

C-GKBM

C-GKBM

8Q-MAI

8Q-MAI

8Q-MAI

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, Melbourne, VIC

Sustained significant damage during windstorm while parked at Rockhampton, QLD 29-Nov-1971

Via road transport to Bankstown, NSW for repairs

MMA-MacRobertson Miller Airlines, Perth, WA

Ansett Airlines, Melbourne, VIC

Withdrawn from use at Melbourne, VIC Nov-1978

MAC-Miami Aviation Corporation, Opa-locka, FL

Metro Airlines, Houston, TX

Royale Airlines, Shreveport, LA [Caddo Parrish Government, Shreveport, LA]

Metroflight, Irving, TX

Sunaire, Saint Croix, USVI

Sunaire, Saint Croix, USVI [Aviation Associates, Saint Croix, USVI]

Sunaire, Saint Croix, USVI [Metro Leasing, Irving, TX]

Sunaire, Saint Croix, USVI [MCC Aircraft Leasing, McLean, VA]

Sunaire Express, Saint Croix, USVI [MCC Aircraft Leasing, McLean, VA]

MCC Aircraft Leasing, McLean, VA

Withdrawn from use at Opa-locka, FL & noted there 05-Nov-1994

Kenn Borek Air, Calgary, AB

Arrived Calgary, AB 08-Dec-1994 on delivery

Harbour Air, Richmond, BC

Kenn Borek Air, Calgary, AB

Maldivian Air Taxi, Male

Kenn Borek Air, Calgary, AB

Harbour Air, Richmond, BC

Kenn Borek Air, Calgary, AB

Via Keflavík, Iceland - Birmingham, UK 03-Dec-1997 on delivery to Maldives

Maldivian Air Taxi, Male

Via Birmingham, UK 05-Oct-2000 returning to Canada for overhaul; noted at Calgary, AB 10-Oct-2000

Via Keflavík, Iceland - Birmingham, UK 15-Oct-2001 on delivery to Maldives

Maldivian Air Taxi, Male [Seaplane Holdings A/S, Vedbaek, Denmark]

Trans Maldivian Airways, Male

Dates

Apr-1970

Apr-1970

01-Jun-1970

 

05-Jul-1970

 

 

08-Apr-1972

Oct-1978

 

22-May-1979

22-May-1979

30-May-1985

23-Apr-1986

Apr-1986

Aug-1987

Mar-1989

27-Nov-1979

Dec-1990

Jul-1994

 

08-Dec-1994

 

24-Jun-1995

03-Nov-1995

20-Dec-1995

18-May-1997

Jun-1997

16-Nov-1997

 

04-Jan-1998

 

 

07-Nov-2011

15-Aug-2013

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

Reg'd

 

 

Leased

Returned

 

Sold

Sold

Sold

Sold

Transfer

Reg'd

Reg'd

Reg'd

Reg'd

Repo'd

 

Sold

 

Leased

Returned

Leased

Returned

Leased

Returned

 

Reg'd

 

 

Reg'd

Merged

 


 DHC Photo © Downsview, ON

DHC Photo © Downsview, ON


 Morning Bulletin Photo © Rockhampton 29-Nov-1971

Morning Bulletin Photo © Rockhampton 29-Nov-1971


 Morning Bulletin Photo © Rockhampton 29-Nov-1971

Morning Bulletin Photo © Rockhampton 29-Nov-1971


 Photographer Unknown © Jun-1979

Photographer Unknown © Jun-1979


 Norbert Raith Photo © San Juan, PR Feb-1987

Norbert Raith Photo © San Juan, PR Feb-1987


 Erik Johannesson Photo © Saint Thomas 11-Mar-1992

Erik Johannesson Photo © Saint Thomas 11-Mar-1992


 Photographer Unknown © Male Mar-2005

Photographer Unknown © Male Mar-2005


 Stephen Rendle Photo © Kuredu 09-Apr-2009

Stephen Rendle Photo © Kuredu 09-Apr-2009


 Stephen Rendle Photo © Kuredu 09-Apr-2009

Stephen Rendle Photo © Kuredu 09-Apr-2009


 Darren Wilson Photo © Meedhupparu 14-Sep-2011

Darren Wilson Photo © Meedhupparu 14-Sep-2011


 Jeremy Denton Photo © Male 04-Apr-2013

Jeremy Denton Photo © Male 04-Apr-2013