9N-AET

619

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Operational

Registration History:

A2-ABL ■ 7P-LAG ■ ET-AIW ■ C-GBQA ■ (9N-AEM) ■ 9N-AET



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

A2-ABL

A2-ABL

A2-ABL

7P-LAG

ET-AIW

ET-AIW

 

C-GBQA

9N-AEM

9N-AET

9N-AET

9N-AET

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Air Botswana, Gaborone "Shashe"

Via Reykjavik, Iceland - Shannon, Ireland - Rabat, Morocco 13/14-May-1979 on delivery

Lesotho Airways, Maseru

Damaged on landing at Quthing, Lesotho 02-Apr-1984; repairable (see details below)

RRV Air Service, Addis Ababa

Jetstream Aircraft Sales, Jacksonville, FL

Flew Addis Ababa - Asmara - Luxor - Heraklion - Rome - Pisa - Birmingham - Prestwick - Keflavík - Kangerlusuaq -

Iqaluit - Churchill - Calgary 26/30-Nov-1997

Borek & Binder Aero Leasing, Calgary, AB [751209 Alberta Ltd., Calgary, AB]

Rolled out at Calgary, AB 12-May-1998 in Garud Air c/s & repainted as 9N-AEM 26-May-1998

Garud Air, Kathmandu

Lumbini Airways, Kathmandu

Via Birmingham, UK 22-Aug-1998 on delivery to Nepal

Yeti Airways, Kathmandu

Tara Air, Kathmandu

Dates

05-Apr-1979

21-Apr-1979

02-May-1979

 

Dec-1983

 

19-Sep-1985

18-Nov-1997

 

 

16-Dec-1997

 

May-1998

24-Jul-1998

 

1999

Apr-2010

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

Sold

 

Sold

Sold

 

 

Reg’d

 

Not del

Sold

 

Sold

Transfer

 

Additional Historical Information

02-Apr-1984 Aircraft struck a tree approximately 200m from the runway threshold on landing at Quthing, Lesotho. While the aircraft remained controllable and landed safely, there was significant damage to the right wing. Repairable & returned to service.


 Photographer Unknown © Johannesburg

Photographer Unknown © Johannesburg


 Photographer Unknown © Johannesburg

Photographer Unknown © Johannesburg


 Photographer Unknown © Johannesburg Apr-1984

Photographer Unknown © Johannesburg Apr-1984


 Photographer Unknown © Addis Ababa Jan-1993

Photographer Unknown © Addis Ababa Jan-1993


 Henry Tenby Photo © Calgary, AB Jul-1998

Henry Tenby Photo © Calgary, AB Jul-1998


 Romano Germann Photo ©

Romano Germann Photo ©


 Photographer Unknown © Kathmandu Jan-2001

Photographer Unknown © Kathmandu Jan-2001


 Philip Milne Photo © Kathmandu 16-Mar-2008

Philip Milne Photo © Kathmandu 16-Mar-2008


 Philip Milne Photo © Kathmandu 16-Mar-2008

Philip Milne Photo © Kathmandu 16-Mar-2008


 Stefanos Nikolagianis Photo © Lukla 28-Jan-2015

Stefanos Nikolagianis Photo © Lukla 28-Jan-2015


 Photographer Unknown © Jomsom

Photographer Unknown © Jomsom


 Chungba-Sherpa Photo © Kathmandu

Chungba-Sherpa Photo © Kathmandu