F-OIQI

608

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

HK-2215X ■ N784DL ■ HK-3523 ■ N228CS ■ F-OIQI



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

HK-2215X

HK-2215X

HK-2215X

HK-2215

HK-2215

N784DL

N784DL

N784DL

N784DL

HK-3523

N228CS

N228CS

N228CS

N228CS

F-OIQI

 

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

ACES - Aerolíneas Centrales de Colombia, Bogota

ACES - Aerolíneas Centrales de Colombia, Bogota

Noted at Opa-locka, FL 15-Aug-1987 in green & white c/s, Colombian flag, but no titles

Etty Aerospace, Toronto, ON

Lewis Airlines, Saint Croix, USVI "SeaJet" [Cosmopolitan Broadcasting, New York, NY]

Withdrawn from use & parked at St. Croix, USVI from Jan to Dec 1986

Flew to Opa-Locka, FL Jan-1987 & remained parked there through Aug-1987

Cosmopolitan Broadcasting, New York, NY

First Texas Turbine Aircraft Inc., Horseshoe Bay, TX

Remained parked at Opa-locka, FL & noted there through at least 24-Aug-1988, still in Lewis Airlines c/s

World Jet Aircraft International, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Aerotaca - Aerotaxi de Casanare S.A., Bogota

Withdrawn from use at Houston-Hobby, TX & noted there 10-Feb-1998, 06-Jul-1998 & 05-Aug-1998

Fayard Enterprises, Louisburg, NC

Fayard Enterprises, Louisburg, NC [F & M Aviation Inc., Wilmington, DE]

Fayard Enterprises, Louisburg, NC [Avtran LLC, Clayton, MO]

D.P. Acquisitions Inc., Wilmington, DE

Flew Galveston, TX - Eldorado, AR - Liberal, KS - Rapid City, SD - Mile City, MT - Springbank, AB 14/15-Mar-2006

Flew Springbank, AB - Boise, ID - Hollister, CA - Hilo, HI - Christmas Island - Papeete, Tahiti 20/26-Jul-2006

Air Moorea, Papeete

Dates

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02-Feb-1979

23-Feb-1979

 

 

31-Aug-1984

31-Aug-1984

 

 

25-Aug-1987

24-Sep-1987

 

06-Sep-1989

28-Sep-1989

 

07-Oct-1998

21-Jan-2005

22-Aug-2005

17-Nov-2005

 

 

17-Nov-2006

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

Re-reg'd

 

Sold

Sold

 

 

Reg'd

Sold

 

Sold

Sold

 

Sold

Sold

Sold

Sold

 

 

Reg'd

 

09-Aug-2007 Lost altitude and crashed into the ocean immediately after take-off from Moorea-Temae Airport, while operating a scheduled service to Papeete. The accident was primarily attributed to elevator control cable failure - there were 20 fatalities.


 Photographer Unknown © Opa-locka, FL  A slide scan from the Michael J. Ody Collection without photographer information available.  Please be in contact  if this photograph is yours so that proper credit may be added - or to remove the photo.

Photographer Unknown © Opa-locka, FL

A slide scan from the Michael J. Ody Collection without photographer information available. Please be in contact if this photograph is yours so that proper credit may be added - or to remove the photo.


 Bob Trader Photo © Saint Croix, USVI 21-Feb-1985

Bob Trader Photo © Saint Croix, USVI 21-Feb-1985


 Bob Trader Photo © Saint Croix, USVI 19-Nov-1986

Bob Trader Photo © Saint Croix, USVI 19-Nov-1986


 Nicky Scherrer Photo © Bogota Feb-1991

Nicky Scherrer Photo © Bogota Feb-1991


 Nicky Scherrer Photo © Bogota Dec-1996

Nicky Scherrer Photo © Bogota Dec-1996


 Photographer Unknown © Houston-Hobby, TX Aug-1998  A slide scan from the Michael J. Ody Collection without photographer information available.  Please be in contact  if this photograph is yours so that proper credit may be added - or to remove the photo.

Photographer Unknown © Houston-Hobby, TX Aug-1998

A slide scan from the Michael J. Ody Collection without photographer information available. Please be in contact if this photograph is yours so that proper credit may be added - or to remove the photo.


 Photographer Unknown © Sep-2004

Photographer Unknown © Sep-2004


 Nelson Tremp Photo © Lake Erie, PA

Nelson Tremp Photo © Lake Erie, PA


 Photographer Unknown © Galveston, TX Mar-2006

Photographer Unknown © Galveston, TX Mar-2006


 Photographer Unknown 

Photographer Unknown