8Q-GIA

341

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

LN-BEC ■ C-GFLS ■ LN-WFC ■ C-GFLS ■ 8Q-GIA



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

LN-BEC

LN-BEC

LN-BEC

C-GFLS

C-GFLS

C-GFLS

LN-WFC

LN-WFC

LN-WFC

C-GFLS

C-GFLS

C-GFLS

C-GFLS

C-GFLS

C-GFLS

C-GFLS

C-GFLS

C-GFLS

C-GFLS

8Q-GIA

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Widerøes Flyveselskap AS, Oslo

Etty Aerospace, Toronto, ON

Arrived Toronto, ON on delivery 13-Dec-1981

Air Satellite, Hauterive, QC

Etty Aerospace, Toronto, ON

Departed Toronto-Buttonville, ON 01-Apr-1982 returning to Norway on lease

Widerøes Flyveselskap AS, Oslo

Brymon Airways, Plymouth

Widerøes Flyveselskap AS, Oslo

Etty Aerospace, Toronto, ON

Labrador Airways, Goose Bay, NL

Etty Aerospace, Toronto, ON

Noted parked at Toronto-Island, ON Aug-1984, 04-Oct-1984 still in ex Widerøe c/s

Echo Bay Mines, Edmonton, AB

Still remained parked at Toronto-Island, ON through at least 10-Jan-1985

Echo Bay Mines, Edmonton, AB [Jasper Hinton Air, Edmonton, AB]

Ashe Aircraft Enterprises, Calgary, AB [United Turbine, Calgary, AB]

Ptarmigan Airways, Yellowknife, NT

Ashe Aircraft Enterprises, Calgary, AB [United Turbine, Calgary, AB]

Empire Airways, Coeur d’Alene, ID

Noted at Boise, ID 10-Aug-1986 in Echo Bay c/s with Empire titles

Rocky Mountain Aircraft, Calgary, AB [United Turbine, Calgary, AB]

Inter Atoll Air, Male

Dates

Mar-1972

24-Mar-1972

27-Apr-1972

Dec-1981

 

13-Dec-1981

Mar-1982

 

16-Apr-1982

15-Jun-1983

24-Nov-1983

17-Jan-1984

Jan-1984

by Aug-1984

 

05-Nov-1984

 

30-May-1985

14-May-1986

12-Jun-1986

04-Jul-1986

Jul-1986

 

16-Sep-1986

16-Jan-1987

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

Sold

 

Leased

Returned

 

Reg’d

Leased

Returned

Returned

Leased

Returned

 

Reg’d

 

Reg’d

Sold

Leased

Returned

Leased

 

Returned

Leased

07-Feb-1987 Right float failed on landing in moderate seas at Felivaru, Maldives and the aircraft was subsequently blown out to open sea & sunk. The 16 on board escaped safely.


 Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 12-Apr-1972

Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 12-Apr-1972


 Photographer Unknown ©

Photographer Unknown ©


 Photographer Unknown © Jersey 01-Aug-1983

Photographer Unknown © Jersey 01-Aug-1983


 MLB Photography Photo © Toronto Island, ON 04-Oct-1984

MLB Photography Photo © Toronto Island, ON 04-Oct-1984


 Anthony J. Hickey Photo © Calgary, AB May-1985

Anthony J. Hickey Photo © Calgary, AB May-1985


 Anthony J. Hickey Photo © Calgary, AB Oct-1986

Anthony J. Hickey Photo © Calgary, AB Oct-1986