311 (390)

385

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Static Display at Iquitos, Peru

Registration History:

311 ■ OB-R-1159 ■ 311 ■ 390



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

311

311

311

OB-R-1159

311

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Sank while docked near Toronto Island Airport, ON 07-Nov-1973; repairable (see details below)

Fuerza Aérea del Perú, Grupo Aéreo 42, Esc. Transportes Aéreos Nacionales de la Selva 421, Iquitos

TANS-Transportes Aéreos Nacionales de la Selva, Iquitos

Fuerza Aérea del Perú, Grupo Aéreo 42, Esc. Transportes Aéreos Nacionales de la Selva 421, Iquitos

Dates

Sep-1973

Sep-1973

 

?

 

15-Jul-2006

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

 

Delivered

Repainted

Returned

 

Additional Historical Information

07-Nov-1973 While docked near the Toronto Island Airport the aircraft sank while being prepared for delivery to Fuerza Aérea del Perú. It was recovered and subsequently transported via road back to the factory in Downsview for repairs. Upon completion of the repairs it was delivered to Peru.

By 2017, the aircraft had been withdrawn from use at Iquitos, and was painted in the original Fuerza Aérea del Perú scheme (except with grey undersides rather than bare metal), carrying serial FAP 390. 


 Steve Aubury Photo © Iquitos

Steve Aubury Photo © Iquitos


 Aeroicarus Photo © Cuzco 29-Sep-2000

Aeroicarus Photo © Cuzco 29-Sep-2000


 Photographer Unknown © Cuzco

Photographer Unknown © Cuzco


 Max Tork Photo © Iquitos Aug-2011

Max Tork Photo © Iquitos Aug-2011