8Q-IAE

629

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Operational

Registration History:

G-BGMD ■ ZK-KHA ■ 9M-MDO ■ C-GKVT ■ 8Q-IAE



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

G-BGMD

G-BGMD

G-BGMD

G-BGMD

G-BGMD

G-BGMD

G-BGMD

G-BGMD

G-BGMD

G-BGMD

G-BGMD

G-BGMD

ZK-KHA

9M-MDO

9M-MDO

9M-MDO

C-GKVT

8Q-IAE

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Brymon Airways, Plymouth

Via Reykjavík - Cardiff 15-Jul-1979 on delivery to Plymouth

C. Walker & Sons Ltd., Jersey

Spacegrand Aviation, Blackpool

Operated for both Spacegrand Aviation & Jersey European Airways from Nov-1983 (both Walker companies)

Hubbardair, Southend

Jersey European Airways, Exeter

Jersey European & Spacegrand Aviation were amalgamated in Oct-1985 under the JEA name

Brymon Airways, Plymouth

SEA-South East Air, Shoreham

Replacing MSN 617 G-BGMC which had been damaged at Heathrow 16-Oct-1987

Impounded by British Airports Authority 11-Feb-1988, released 12-Feb-1988 & ferried Heathrow-Jersey

Brymon Airways, Plymouth

Jersey European Airways, Exeter

BAC Charter, Bournemouth [BAC Leasing, Bournemouth]

Via Darwin, NT 13-Aug-1989, and arrived Auckland 16-Aug-1989; UK registration cancelled 16-Aug-1989

Cook Island Airways, Rarotonga

Ex-Christchurch, New Zealand 25-Sep-1989 on delivery

Arrived Auckland 17-Sep-1991 for maintenance prior to sale; registration cancelled 08-May-1992

Malaysian Airline System, Kuala Lumpur

FAX-Fly Asian Express, Kuching

MASWings, Kota Kinabalu

Left runway and collided with drainage ditch and fence on landing at Marudi 07-Nov-2012; repairable

Transported to Kota Kinabalu, but remained unrepaired in hangar

Unity Group Ltd., Calgary, AB

Via sea container and road transport to Airdrie, AB for rebuilding

Test flown from Airdrie, AB 17-Feb-2015 following rebuild

Flew Calgary - Iqaluit - Keflavík - Malmö - Nis - Hurghada - Salalah - Male 26-Feb/09-Mar-2015 on delivery

Island Aviation Services, Male [Unity Group Ltd.]

Dates

24-May-1979

14-Jul-1979

10-Jul-1979

 

09-Jun-1982

23-Sep-1982

 

21-Aug-1985

By Jun-1987

 

Jun-1987

Nov-1987

 

 

12-Feb-1988

Feb-1989

Jul-1989

 

21-Aug-1989

 

 

10-May-1992

01-Aug-2006

01-Oct-2007

 

 

15-May-2014

 

 

 

25-Mar-201

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

Sold

Leased

 

Leased

Returned

 

Leased

Sub-lsd

 

 

Returned

Returned

Sold

 

Reg'd

 

 

Delivered

Transfer

Transfer

 

 

Reg'd

 

 

 

Reg'd

 


 Photographer Unknown 

Photographer Unknown 


 S. Hill Photo © Birmingham 09-May-1987

S. Hill Photo © Birmingham 09-May-1987


 Christian Volpati Photo © Paris-Le Bourget 21-Aug-1985

Christian Volpati Photo © Paris-Le Bourget 21-Aug-1985


 D. Bourgaud Photo © Jun-1989

D. Bourgaud Photo © Jun-1989


 Kurt Roth Photo © Rarotonga 20-Jan-1990

Kurt Roth Photo © Rarotonga 20-Jan-1990


 Photographer Unknown © Auckland May-1992

Photographer Unknown © Auckland May-1992


 Photographer Unknown © Apr-1998

Photographer Unknown © Apr-1998


 Photographer Unknown © Longlellang

Photographer Unknown © Longlellang


 MTOM Photo © Kota Kinabalu Sep-2014

MTOM Photo © Kota Kinabalu Sep-2014


 Airdrie, AB 23-Feb-2015

Airdrie, AB 23-Feb-2015


 Calgary, AB 26-Feb-2015

Calgary, AB 26-Feb-2015