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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
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Series 300

9V-BCK • XW-PHQ • N2656 • C-GGHC • J6-SLG • J8-VAL • F-OGNC • C-FGHX • P2-RDY • VH-XFB • C-FFNM • CC-PCI


• Registration • Activity and details of Owner/Operator and other historical information

• 9V-BCK de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out 08-Apr-1970. First flight date unknown.

• 9V-BCK Saber Air, Seletar, Singapore. Delivered 24-Apr-1970.

• XW-PHQ Continental Air Services Inc. Regd Aug-1971.

• N2656 Mobil Producing Services Southeast Asia, Singapore.

• C-GGHC Bannock Aerospace, Toronto, ON., Regd 29-Apr-1983.

Ferried via Stornoway, UK – Reykjavik, Iceland 19-May-1983, and noted at Toronto, ON 21-May-1983

• J6-SLG Winlink, St Lucia, Winward Islands. [G&H Steel Inc.,, Broomhall, PA] Regd 21-Jun-1983.

• J8-VAL Air Vincent, Kingstown, St Vincent. Regd Jun-1983.

• J8-VAL Mustique Airways. Regd Jul-1985.

• F-OGNC Sold to Air Guadeloupe, Les Abymes, Guadeloupe. [Soc. Locamain, Le Raizet] Regd 03-Oct-1986.

Note: Operated jointly with Air Martinique

• F-OGNC Air Martinique, Fort-de-France Airport, Le Lamentin, Martinique. Regd 28-Jun-1987.

• F-OGNC World Jet-Aircraft Industries. Regd Aug-1989.

• C-FGHX Sold to Carl Healy, St Lambert, QC. Regd 01-Dec-1989.

• P2-RDY Talair, Goroka, PNG, Regd 15-Feb-1990.

Arrived Port Moresby on delivery 11-Feb-1990.

Note: Talair ceased operations 25-May 1993 & the aircraft was withdrawn from use at Goroka and then ferried to Cairns, QLD & on to Mareeba, QLD on12-Jul-1993 for long term storage Departed Mareeba, QLD 13-Apr-1995 on delivery to Brisbane, QLD.

• VH-XFB Flight West Airlines, Eagle Farm, Brisbane, QLD, Regd 09-May-1995.

• C-FFNM Michael Bannock, Mississauga ON. Regd 18-Apr-1997.

• C-FFNM Minbridge Ltd., St. Michaels, Barbados.

• C-FFNM Noranda Mines Ltd, Regd 19-Apr-1997.

• CC-PCI Re regd Noranda Mines Ltd. Regd 19-Jul-1997.

• OB-1864-P Servicios Aereos de Los Andes, Lima, Peru. Regd 16-Aug-2007, Seen Aug-2009 & May-2010.

Note Arrived at Calgary-International, AB on 08-Nov-2019 on delivery to Gravitas Aviation. It will undergo paint, interior, avionics and other upgrades at Regent Aircraft Service prior to be made available for sale or lease.

• Current •

9V-BCK at Seletar - WSSL, Singapore.
Photo: Unknown photographer © October 1970 - Michael J. Ody Collection
N2656 of Mobil at Seletar - WSSL - Singapore.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 25 January 1973 - Michael J. Ody Collection
C-GGHC for WinLink with future identity almost hidden.
Photo: Michael J. Ody © June 1983
J6-SLG it's official.
Photo: Michael J. Ody © June 1983 - Aird Archives
J6-SLG when still in Canada.
Photo: Uniknown photographer © August 1984 - Michael J. Ody Collection - Aird Archives
F-OGNC of air martinique.
Photo: Unknown photographer © February 1987 - Michael J. Ody Collection
P2-RDY stored at Mareeba - YMBA, Queensland.
Photo: Peter Keating © October 1993 - Michael J. Ody Collection
Photo: Unknown photpgrapher © c.1994 - John Mounce Collection - Aird Archives
VH-XFB at Brisbane - YBBN, Queensland.
Photo: Unknown photpgrapher © February 1997 - John Rodger Collection - Aird Archives
C-FFNM at Toronto - CYYZ, Ontario.
Photo: Michael J. Ody © August 1997
CC-PCI ready for delivery to Chile.
Photo: Michael J. Ody © August 1997
OB-1864-P at Cuzco / Velazco Astete - SPZO, Peru.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Date unknown - Erik Johannesson Collection