N7MC

40

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 100HP™

Aircraft Status:

Operational and in use

Registration History:

5H-MNK ■ CF-GQE ■ C-FGQE ■ N902RT ■ N7MC



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

5H-MNK

5H-MNK

5H-MNK

CF-GQE

CF-GQE

C-FGQE

C-FGQE

C-FGQE

C-FGQE

C-FGQE

C-FGQE

N902RT

N902RT

N7MC

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

East African Airways Corporation, Nairobi

Via London-Heathrow 16-Jul-1967 on delivery to Africa

Bannock Aerospace, Toronto, ON

Air West Airlines, Richmond, BC

Air West Airlines, Richmond, BC

Airwest Airlines, Richmond, BC

Air BC, Richmond, BC

Fort Smith Air Services, Fort Smith, NT

Air BC, Richmond, BC

Damaged at Victoria Harbour, BC 27-Aug-1983 when hit by Kenmore Air DHC-3; repairable

Withdrawn from use at Vancouver, BC 18-Dec-1995

West Coast Air, Vancouver, BC

Operated first West Coast Air service 25-Jan-1996 between Victoria & Vancouver harbours

Damaged at Vancouver Harbour, BC 27-Aug-1983 when hit by DHC-2 C-FHRT; repairable

Withdrawn from use & parked at Vancouver by early 2013

Ikhana Group Inc., Murrieta, CA

Via road transport from Vancouver to Murrieta on delivery

Converted to DHC-6-100HP and first flown from Murrieta on 05-Jul-2017

Flew Murrieta, CA - Tucson, AZ - Odessa, TX - Slidell, LA 16/18-Aug-2017 on delivery

Saint Tammany Parish Mosquito Abatement District, Slidell, LA "Skeeterbomber"

Saint Tammany Parish Mosquito Abatement District, Slidell, LA "Skeeterbomber"

Dates

15-May-1967

30-May-1967

13-Jul-1967

 

17-Aug-1973

Oct-1973

1978

Apr-1979

01-Dec-198

15-Jul-1982

29-Jul-1982

 

 

Jan-1996

 

 

 

27-Feb-2014

 

 

 

24-Aug-2017

Aug-2017

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

Sold

Sold

Re-reg'd

Renamed

Merged

Leased

Returned

 

 

Sold

 

 

 

Reg'd

 

 

 

Reg'd

Re-reg'd

Additional Historical Information

First conversion for 100HP series by Ikhana Aircraft Services, fitting PT6A-27 series engines with authorization to operate at 50 PSI/620 SHP.

First installation of Ikhana Enhanced Vision System with offers improvements in situational awareness in poor visibility conditions


Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 15-May-1967

Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 15-May-1967


Photographer Unknown © London-Heathrow Aug-1967

Photographer Unknown © London-Heathrow Aug-1967


Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Toronto, ON 26-Aug-1973

Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Toronto, ON 26-Aug-1973


Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver-Harbour, BC 13-Aug-1979

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver-Harbour, BC 13-Aug-1979


John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Nov-1980

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Nov-1980


John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Oct-1981

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Oct-1981


John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Jul-1982

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Jul-1982


John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Apr-1986

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Apr-1986


John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Apr-1988

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Apr-1988


Erik Johannesson Photo © Vancouver, BC 14-Jul-1996

Erik Johannesson Photo © Vancouver, BC 14-Jul-1996


Scott McGeachy Photo © Vancouver-Harbour, BC Jun-2007

Scott McGeachy Photo © Vancouver-Harbour, BC Jun-2007


Dietmar Schreiber Photo © Victoria-Harbour, BC Jun-2009

Dietmar Schreiber Photo © Victoria-Harbour, BC Jun-2009


Rod Hall Photo © Vancouver, BC 26-Mar-2013

Rod Hall Photo © Vancouver, BC 26-Mar-2013


Ikhana Group Photo © Murrieta, CA 05-Jul-2017

Ikhana Group Photo © Murrieta, CA 05-Jul-2017


Ikhana Group Photo © Murrieta, CA 05-Jul-2017

Ikhana Group Photo © Murrieta, CA 05-Jul-2017