RAN-26

843

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

C-FDKZ ■ RAN-26



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

C-FDKZ

C-FDKZ

C-FDKZ

C-FDKZ

RAN-26

 

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

Etty Aerospace Sales, Toronto, ON

Flown to Collingwood, ON upon delivery for storage; returned to Toronto, ON 24-Nov-1989 in Nepal Army c/s

Royal Nepal Army, Kathmandu

Royal Nepal Army, Kathmandu

Dates

05-Dec-1988

?

30-Dec-1988

 

29-Nov-1989

01-Feb-1990

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

 

Delivered

Reg'd

 

10-Jul-1991 Flew into a wooded hillside at the 5,800ft level approximately 10 minutes after take-off from Surkhet. Investigation suggested that an incorrect altimeter setting had been used. There were three fatalities.


 Michael J. Ody Photo © Downsview, ON 29-Dec-1988

Michael J. Ody Photo © Downsview, ON 29-Dec-1988


 R. Bryden Photo © Collingwood, ON 01-Apr-1989

R. Bryden Photo © Collingwood, ON 01-Apr-1989


 Michael J. Ody Photo © Toronto, ON 25-Nov-1989

Michael J. Ody Photo © Toronto, ON 25-Nov-1989


 Andy Cline Photo © Toronto, ON 28-Nov-1989

Andy Cline Photo © Toronto, ON 28-Nov-1989