PJ-WIF

543

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Dismantled for parts/scrap

Registration History:

PJ-WIF



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

PJ-WIF

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Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

ALM-Antillean Airlines, Curaçao

Via Columbus, OH 21-Jul-1977 to 13-Aug-1977 for avionics work prior to delivery to Saint Maarten

Winair-Windward Island Airways, Saint Maarten

Damaged on landing at Saint Barthelemy, Guadeloupe 27-Jul-1983; repairable

Via sea to Port of Miami, then via road to Opa-locka, FL for repairs; noted at Opa-locka 05-Oct-1983

Winair-Windward Island Airways, Saint Maarten

Withdrawn from use & stored at Saint Maarten 30-Jul-2002 (with a total of 132,000 landings)

Dates

Jun-1977

24-Jun-1977

13-Jul-1977

 

Jun-1978

 

 

1984

 

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

Transfer

 

 

Repaired

 

 

Additional Historical Information

Aircraft was reportedly sold to Bombardier after reaching the end of the design life cycle maximum of 132,000 landings. The fuselage was noted stored at Airdrie, AB 26-Jul-2008 with the MSN 543 painted on the side.


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