VP-FAP

333

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

VP-FAP ■ (C-GNYX) ■ VP-FAP



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

VP-FAP

VP-FAP

VP-FAP

C-GNYX

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge, UK

Bradley Air Services, Carp, ON

 

Dates

Oct-1971

Oct-1971

10-Nov-1971

22-Apr-1975

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

Not Del

21-Jan-1977 Collided with snow slope, which had been mistaken for a level landing field at Gomez Nunatak, Adelaide Island, Antarctica. There were no injuries to the five persons onboard. The engines and avionics were salvaged, however the balance of the aircraft was deemed a write-off.


Photographer Unknown © Oct-1976

Photographer Unknown © Oct-1976


Photographer Unknown ©

Photographer Unknown ©