G-STUD

545

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

N302EH (2) ■ N64791 ■ N302EH (2) ■ G-STUD



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N302EH

N302EH

N64791

N302EH

G-STUD

G-STUD

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Evergreen Helicopters of Alaska, Anchorage, AK

Evergreen Helicopters of Alaska, Anchorage, AK

Fairflight Charters, Biggin Hill

Noted at Biggin Hill, UK 20-Oct-1979 still carrying N302EH; Air Ecosse titles applied 28-Oct-1979

Air Ecosse, Aberdeen

Dates

May-1977

30-May-1977

14-Jun-1977

20-Jun-1977

10-Oct-1979

 

Oct-1979

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

Re-reg'd

Reg'd

 

Leased

 

20-Apr-1983 Right wingtip contacted the ground, and the aircraft then cart wheeled through the airport boundary fence before coming to rest on its left side with both wings detached. There were winds of 26knots, at 260 degrees at the time of landing on runway 35.

Additional Historical Information

The wreckage of the aircraft was transported to the U.S. and was noted initially at Opa-locka, FL in Oct-1984, on 01-Feb-1985, and again 02-Mar-1985. It was subsequently transported to Arlington, WA.


 Photographer Unknown © Anchorage-Merrill, AK

Photographer Unknown © Anchorage-Merrill, AK


 Ian Oswald Photo © Glasgow

Ian Oswald Photo © Glasgow


 George Ditchfield Photo © Jul-1981

George Ditchfield Photo © Jul-1981


 Michael J. Ody Photo © Opa-locka, FL Oct-1984

Michael J. Ody Photo © Opa-locka, FL Oct-1984