HK-2889

606

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

N46RA ■ HK-2889X ■ HK-2889



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N46RA

N46RA

N46RA

N46RA

HK-2889X

HK-2889X

HK-2889

 

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Rio Airways, Killeen, TX

Damaged in forced landing immediately after take-off from Wichita Falls, TX 21-Sep-1980; repairable

Air Group Inc., Miami, FL

Aeroejecutivos, Medellin

Helicol-Helicopteros Nacionales de Colombia S.A., Bogota [Air Group Inc., Miami, FL]

Helicol-Helicopteros Nacionales de Colombia S.A., Bogota [Air Group Inc., Miami, FL]

 

Dates

?

03-Jan-1979

19-Jan-1979

 

04-Apr-1983

1983

Mar-1984

 

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

Leased

Sub-lsd

Sold

Re-reg'd

 

04-Jul-1991 Collided with mountainside on VFR approach to El Yopal, Colombia. The aircraft was approximately 5km from the airfield and some 20 degrees off approach track. There were three fatalities.


 Gary Vincent Photo © Houston, TX Sep-1981

Gary Vincent Photo © Houston, TX Sep-1981


 Photographer Unknown © San Andres 

Photographer Unknown © San Andres