C-GBJE

566

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

(N98RA) ■ C-GNOF ■ F-GBDA ■ N306EH ■ C-GBJE



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N98RA

C-GNOF

F-GBDA

F-GBDA

F-GBDA

F-GBDA

F-GBDA

N306EH

N306EH

N306EH

C-GBJE

 

Operator

Rio Airways, Killeen, TX

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Air Alpes, Chambéry

Via Reykjavik, Iceland - Shannon, Ireland 05-May-1978 on delivery to France

Air Guadeloupe, Les Abymes

Via Norfolk, VA 02-Jul-1979, and arrived Pointe-à-Pitre 03-Jul-1979 on delivery

Air Alpes, Chambéry

Via Reykjavik, Iceland - Shannon, Ireland 05-Apr-1980 on return to France

Evergreen Helicopters of Alaska, Anchorage, AK

Flew Tours, France - Shannon, Ireland - Reykjavik, Iceland 28/31-Jan-1981 on delivery to Evergreen

Evergreen Airspur, Los Angeles, CA

Evergreen Helicopters of Alaska, Anchorage, AK

Withdrawn from use & stored at Marana, AZ Feb-2005 - noted there still 20-Apr-1985

Air Inuit, Dorval, QC

Noted at Calgary, AB 04-Jun-1985 being painted for Air Inuit

Dates

 

08-Feb-1978

Feb-1978

16-Feb-1978

03-May-1978

 

03-Jul-1979

 

05-Apr-1980

 

28-Jan-1981

 

16-Oct-2004

25-Feb-2005

 

17-May-1985

Activity

Not del

Roll Out

F/Flight

Re-reg'd

Delivered

 

Leased

 

Returned

 

Reg’d

 

Transfer

Returned

 

Reg’d

26-Oct-1989 Aircraft left runway in windy conditions landing at Kangiqsujuak, QC and collided with a ditch. There were no injuries, however the aircraft received substantial damage.

The wreckage was subsequently transported to Springbank, AB for parts recovery by /Rocky Mountain Aircraft. The registration was cancelled Jan-1993.


Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 25-Feb-1978

Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Downsview, ON 25-Feb-1978


Gary Vincent Photo © Marana, AZ Mar-1982

Gary Vincent Photo © Marana, AZ Mar-1982


Udo Schaeffer Photo © Aug-1982

Udo Schaeffer Photo © Aug-1982


Photographer Unknown © Apr-1985

Photographer Unknown © Apr-1985


Photographer Unknown © Marana, AZ

Photographer Unknown © Marana, AZ


Undisclosed Photographer © Springbank, AB Aug-2004

Undisclosed Photographer © Springbank, AB Aug-2004