JDFT-6

531

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

JDFT-6



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

JDFT-6

JDFT-6

JDFT-6

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Jamaica Defence Force, Kingston

 

Dates

Apr-1977

28-Apr-1977

16-May-1977

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

17-May-1978 While practicing an approach and landing with a simulated engine failure the aircraft crashed on a cricket pitch to the west of the airstrip. There were two fatalities.


 Nigel Chalcraft Photo © Opa-locka, FL May-1977

Nigel Chalcraft Photo © Opa-locka, FL May-1977