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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

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Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

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Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Merpati Nusantara Airlines, Jakarta “Enggano”

Via Luton, UK – Fairoaks, UK 03-Aug-1972, London-Gatwick 05-Aug-1972 on delivery to Indonesia

 

Dates

Jun-1972

Jun-1972

28-Jul-1972

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

15-Sep-1989 Crashed on approach to Bintuni, Papua, Indonesia while en route from Manokwari-Rendani; there were 22 fatalities.

Additional Historical Information

Aircraft was also reported at Sydney-Bankstown, NSW 20-Aug-1986 under rebuild by Hawker de Havilland following an earlier accident, however there are no records indicating a prior crash.


 Photographer Unknown © Fairoaks Aug-1972

Photographer Unknown © Fairoaks Aug-1972


 Photographer Unknown © Zürich Aug-1972

Photographer Unknown © Zürich Aug-1972


 Photographer Unknown © Sydney-Bankstown Oct-1986

Photographer Unknown © Sydney-Bankstown Oct-1986