VP-FBB

783

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Operational

Registration History:

C-GDKL (3) ■ VP-FBB



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

C-GDKL

C-GDKL

VP-FBB

VP-FBB

VP-FBB

VP-FBB

VP-FBB

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Handed over to BAS but remained in Canada until arriving at Fairoaks, UK on 01-Jun-1982

British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge

Jersey European Airways, Jersey

British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge

SPRI-Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge

British Antarctic Survey, Cambridge

Crashed on landing at Rothera Research Station, Antarctica 07-Nov-2003; repairable

Dates

05-Mar-1982

 

 

19-Mar-1982

06-Jul-1982

02-Aug-1982

08-Apr-1983

10-May-1983

 

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

 

Delivered

Leased

Returned

Leased

Returned

 

Additional Historical Information

Wreckage transported to Springbank, AB and noted there 09-Jun-2004; noted parked at Calgary 12-Sep-2005 after rebuild


 Euphro Photo © Burns Bluff 28-Jul-2003

Euphro Photo © Burns Bluff 28-Jul-2003


 Photographer Unknown © Springbank, AB Aug-2004

Photographer Unknown © Springbank, AB Aug-2004


 Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Springbank, AB 29-Sep-2014

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Springbank, AB 29-Sep-2014


 Lenn Bayliss Photo © Springbank, AB 22-Jul-2017

Lenn Bayliss Photo © Springbank, AB 22-Jul-2017