Twin Otter Update / by Erik Johannesson


46 - DHC-6-100 N460TA Texas Air Services Inc., Dickinson, TX

Has been dismantled for parts in a deal facilitated through Vancouver-based Gravitas Aviation. The aircraft is seen below back in Apr-2018.

 Nik Deblauwe Photo © Fort Pierce, FL 24-Apr-2018

Nik Deblauwe Photo © Fort Pierce, FL 24-Apr-2018


190 - DHC-6-200 N190KM Fayard Enterprises LLC, Wake Forest, NC

Registered to Airstar Aviation Inc., Chester, CA 24-Sep-2018.


311 - DHC-6-300 C-FBBV Kenn Borek Air Ltd., Calgary, AB

Flew Calgary-Int’l, AB - Denver-Centennial, CO - McAllen-Miller, TX - Liberia 27/28-Sep-2018 bound for Antarctica.


Cayman Airways Express DHC-6-300 VP-CXB has been up in Fort Pierce, FL receiving attention at Aviation Management Repairs. The aircraft is undergoing a 3 year corrosion check, right hand engine change, flap change and other inspections.

 Aviation Management Repairs Photo

Aviation Management Repairs Photo


355 - DHC-6-300 C-FCSW Summit Air Ltd., Yellowknife, NT

Registered to Ashe Aircraft Enterprises (Rocky Mountain Aircraft), Calgary, AB 26-Sep-2018 following lease.


454 - DHC-6-300 PK-FSX PT Spirit Avia Sentosa, Jakarta

Officially imported to Canada 12-Sep-2018. Aircraft had been returned to Rocky Mountain Aircraft back in Jun-2018 following lease. Registered to Ashe Aircraft Enterprises (Rocky Mountain Aircraft), Calgary, AB 13-Sep-2018 as C-GDSO.


721 - DHC-6-300 XA-UOA Gravitas Aviation Ltd., West Vancouver, BC

Registered to Ian Delaney, Toronto, ON 20-Sep-2018 as C-GIWD. This aircraft had been undergoing work at Bar River, ON.


939 - DHC-6-400 N812SS Hilcorp Equipment LLC, Anchorage, AK [Bank of Utah]

Flew Anchorage, AK - Sitka, AK - Ketchikan, AK - Prince Rupert, BC - Prince George, BC - Calgary-Int’l, AB 12/13-Sep-2018 returning to Longview. The aircraft had been operating with Hilcorp during the absence of N814SS, which had returned to Victoria.


978 - DHC-6-400 C-GZVA Viking Air Ltd., Sidney, BC

Registered 20-Sep-2018.


The former CMCA Communities/OK Tedi Mining P2-IRN is seen below at Cairns on 03-Sep-2019, prior to delivery to Air Caledonie as F-OVEA.

 Phil Gibson Photo © Cairns, QLD 03-Sep-2019

Phil Gibson Photo © Cairns, QLD 03-Sep-2019


Both former Dimonim Air aircraft, PK-HVM and HVN are seen below parked at Cairns, QLD on 03-Sep-2019.

 Phil Gibson Photo © Cairns, QLD 03-Sep-2019

Phil Gibson Photo © Cairns, QLD 03-Sep-2019