P2-RDE

84

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 100

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

N1754 ■ VH-TGT ■ P2-TGT ■ P2-RDE



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N1754

N1754

N1754

N1754

VH-TGT

P2-TGT

P2-RDE

P2-RDE

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Air Capital International, Augusta, KS

TAA-Trans Australia Airlines, Melbourne, VIC

TAA-Trans Australia Airlines, Melbourne, VIC

Hard landing short of runway at Brampton Island, QLD 01-Nov-1968; repairable, and back in service Mar-1969

Withdrawn from use & parked at Brisbane, QLD 02-Jan-1974

Talair, Goroka

Departed Brisbane, QLD on delivery 05-May-1975

Talair, Goroka

Talair, Goroka

Dates

11-Jan-1968

09-Feb-1968

24-Feb-1968

28-Mar-1968

Mar-1968

 

 

09-May-1975

 

May-1975

Jan-1976

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

Delivered

Re-reg'd

 

 

Sold

 

Re-reg'd

Re-reg'd

28-Feb-1978 Crashed prior to landing at Garaina, en route from Lae. Single crew member onboard was killed.


 William Hanes Photo © Toronto, ON 25-Feb-1978 Michael J. Ody Collection

William Hanes Photo © Toronto, ON 25-Feb-1978 Michael J. Ody Collection


 Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Toronto, ON Feb-1968  Michael J. Ody Collection

Sheldon D. Benner Photo © Toronto, ON Feb-1968  Michael J. Ody Collection


 William Hanes Photo © Toronto, ON 25-Feb-1978 Michael J. Ody Collection

William Hanes Photo © Toronto, ON 25-Feb-1978 Michael J. Ody Collection


 Photographer Unknown © Brampton Island, QLD Nov-1968

Photographer Unknown © Brampton Island, QLD Nov-1968


 Photographer Unknown © Brampton Island, QLD Nov-1968

Photographer Unknown © Brampton Island, QLD Nov-1968