C-GNDN

427

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

C-GNDN ■ VQ-TAN ■ C-GNDN



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

C-GNDN

C-GNDN

C-GNDN

C-GNDN

C-GNDN

C-GNDN

C-GNDN

C-GNDN

C-GNDN

VQ-TAN

C-GNDN

 

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Nordair, Montreal, QC

Survair, Ottawa, ON

Survair, Ottawa, ON [Lee, Keenleyside, Campeau, King & Billingsly Ltd., Ottawa, ON]

Bradley Air Services, Carp, ON [Lee, Keenleyside, Campeau, King & Billingsly Ltd., Ottawa, ON]

Bradley Air Services, Carp, ON [Ellesmere Leasing Corp., Ottawa ON]

California Air Charter, Burbank, CA

Bradley Air Services, Carp, ON [Ellesmere Leasing Corp., Ottawa ON]

Turks & Caicos Airways, Providenciales

Bradley Air Services, Carp, ON [Ellesmere Leasing Corp., Ottawa ON]

 

Dates

Aug-1974

15-Aug-1974

23-Aug-1974

08-Jul-1976

14-Dec-1976

31-May-1978

10-Dec-1981

20-Oct-1984

By Jun-1985

07-Dec-1994

19-Apr-1996

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

Sold

Sold

Transfer

Sold

Leased

Returned

Leased

Returned

 

12-Aug-1996 Following a bounced landing at an off-airport landing site at Markham Bay, the aircraft attempted to take off again. The main gear struck rocks, the aircraft stalled and crashed onto a rocky beach, becoming partially submerged in the process. There were two fatalities.


 C.R. Stewart Photo © Ontario, CA Nov-1984

C.R. Stewart Photo © Ontario, CA Nov-1984


 Andy Graham Photo © Ottawa, ON 24-May-1996

Andy Graham Photo © Ottawa, ON 24-May-1996