J8-SUN

477

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Operational

Registration History:

C-GGAA ■ N7138K ■ HK-3777X ■ 8P-MLK ■ J8-SUN



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

C-GGAA

C-GGAA

C-GGAA

C-GGAA

C-GGAA

C-GGAA

C-GGAA

N7138K

N7138K

N7138K

N7138K

HK-3777X

8P-MLK

J8-SUN

J8-SUN

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Austin Airways, Timmins, ON

Damaged on landing at Eastmain, QC 18-Nov-1976; repairable (see details below)

Air Inuit, Dorval, QC

Austin Airways, Timmins, ON

Air Ontario, London, ON

V. Kelner Airways, Pickle Lake, ON

Registration cancelled 15-May-1990 on export to Denmark

Satair USA Inc., Atlanta, GA

Southern Jersey Airways, Atlantic City, NJ

Satair USA Inc., Atlanta, GA

ACES - Aerolíneas Centrales de Colombia, Bogota

ACES - Aerolíneas Centrales de Colombia, Bogota

Noted at Bridgetown, Barbados 03-Dec-2000, all white, no titles

Trans Island Airways, Bridgetown

Damaged on take-off at Kingstown, Saint Vincent 30-Jun-2004; repairable (see details below)

Transported to Murrieta, CA for repairs by Ikhana Group

Flew Murrieta - Tucson - San Angelo -Baton Rouge - Orlando - Nassau 27-Oct-2005 following repairs

Grenadine Airways, Kingstown, Saint Vincent

SVG Air, Kingstown, Saint Vincent "Pasture" [Mustique Airways, Saint Vincent]

 

Dates

09-Apr-1976

14-Apr-1976

29-Apr-1976

 

31-Mar-1984

 

19-Jun-1987

28-Mar-1989

 

14-May-1990

01-Jun-1990

Feb-1991

Jun-1991

09-Oct-1992

 

Jan-2001

 

 

 

By Mar-2006

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

Leased

Returned

Merged

Reg’d

 

Sold

Leased

Returned

Leased

Re-reg’d

 

Reg’d

 

 

 

Sold

Renamed

 

Additional Historical Information

18-Nov-1976 After landing at Eastmain, QC the nose gear, and subsequently the main gear broke through the surface, were torn off and the aircraft slid to a stop in several feet of water and muskeg. Repairable and returned to service.

30-Jun-2004 During a rejected take-off from Saint Vincent the aircraft departed the right side of the runway, travelled across a field and then collided with a ditch and perimeter fence.


Keith Fox Photo © Pickle Lake, ON Jul-1988

Keith Fox Photo © Pickle Lake, ON Jul-1988


Caz Caswell Photo © Timmins, ON 27-Mar-1990

Caz Caswell Photo © Timmins, ON 27-Mar-1990


Michael J. Ody Photo © Bridgetown 01-May-2001

Michael J. Ody Photo © Bridgetown 01-May-2001


Kenny Antoine Photo © Saint Lucia Feb-2013

Kenny Antoine Photo © Saint Lucia Feb-2013


Gordon Shepherd Photo © Saint Vincent 27-Jul-2013

Gordon Shepherd Photo © Saint Vincent 27-Jul-2013