C-GGAW

86

DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 100

Aircraft Status:

Damaged beyond economical repair

Registration History:

N591MA ■ VP-BDC ■ C6-BDC ■ N2228H ■ C-GGAW



Airframe History Chronology

Reg'n

N591MA

N591MA

N591MA

N591MA

N591MA

VP-BDC

VP-BDC

VP-BDC

N2228H

C-GGAW

C-GGAW

C-GGAW

C-GGAW

C-GGAW

C-GGAW

C-GGAW

Operator

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON

MAC-Miami Aviation Corporation, Opa-locka, FL

Island Flying Services, Nassau, Bahamas [Sherlock D. Hackley]

Out Island Airways, Nassau, Bahamas [Island Air Lease Bahamas]

Out Island Airways, Nassau, Bahamas [Island Air Lease Bahamas]

Bahamasair, Nassau

Turks & Caicos Airways, Providenciales [TCA Leasing Corporation]

MAC-Miami Aviation Corporation, Opa-locka, FL

Noted at Opa-locka 05-May-1976

Departed Opa-locka 11-Dec-1976, and arrived Vancouver, BC 14-Dec-1976

Air West Airlines, Richmond, BC

Airwest Airlines, Richmond, BC

Air BC, Richmond, BC

Air BC, Richmond, BC [Boeing of Canada, Toronto, ON]

Pacific Coastal Airlines, Richmond, BC

Air BC, Richmond, BC [Boeing of Canada, Toronto, ON]

West Coast Air, Vancouver, BC

Dates

16-Nov-1967

27-Nov-1967

01-Dec-1967

01-Dec-1967

Nov-1969

Nov-1969

07-Jun-1973

05-Dec-1974

Apr-1976

 

 

07-Dec-1976

Apr-1979

01-Dec-1980

27-Nov-1986

May-1993

18-Sep-1993

24-Jan-1996

Activity

Roll Out

F/Flight

Delivered

Leased

Sold

Re-reg'd

Renamed

Sold

Sold

 

 

Sold

Renamed

Merged

Sold

Leased

Returned

Sold

01-Nov-2000 Crashed shortly after take-off from Vancouver Harbour, BC following engine failure. There were no fatalities.

Additional Historical Information

The wreckage was subsequently acquired by Erwin Aero Industries, Airdrie, AB for reduction to spares. Canadian registration cancelled 18-Jul-2012.


 Photographer Unknown © Nassau May-1968

Photographer Unknown © Nassau May-1968


 Photographer Unknown © Opa-locka, FL Michael J. Ody Collection

Photographer Unknown © Opa-locka, FL Michael J. Ody Collection


 Photographer Unknown © Nassau Sep-1970 Michael J. Ody Collection

Photographer Unknown © Nassau Sep-1970 Michael J. Ody Collection


 Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver, BC 16-Dec-1976

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver, BC 16-Dec-1976


 John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver-Harbour, BC Aug-1979

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver-Harbour, BC Aug-1979


 John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Mar-1980

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Mar-1980


 John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC May-1980

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC May-1980


 Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver-Harbour, BC Feb-1981

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver-Harbour, BC Feb-1981


 John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Jul-1983

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Jul-1983


 John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver-Harbour, BC Sep-1988

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver-Harbour, BC Sep-1988


 Damiano Gualdoni Photo © Victoria-Harbour, BC Jun-1993

Damiano Gualdoni Photo © Victoria-Harbour, BC Jun-1993


 Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver-Harbour, BC 13-May-1992

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo © Vancouver-Harbour, BC 13-May-1992


 John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Apr-1994

John Kimberley Photo © Vancouver, BC Apr-1994


 Photographer Unknown © Vancouver-Harbour, BC Jun-1996

Photographer Unknown © Vancouver-Harbour, BC Jun-1996