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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 100
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Series 100



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

• ST-ADC de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out 15-Jan-1968. First flight 23-Jan-1968.

• ST-ADC Sudan Airways, Khartoum, Sudan. Delivered 20-Feb-1968.

• C-GPBO Sold to Bannock Aerospace, Toronto, ON. Regd 08-Jul-1976.

Note: Provisional Certificate of Registration & Flight Permit issued 21-May-1976 for importation flight from Khartoum, Sudan

Delivered via Ajaccio, Corsica – Jersey, UK – Shannon, Ireland – Reykjavik, Iceland 12-Jul-1976.

Note:Certificate of Registration issued 15-Sep-1976 – flown Toronto, ON – Hamilton, ON 09-Nov-1976 for repainting

• C-GPBO Air West Airlines, Vancouver, BC. Regd 22-Dec-1976.

Accident: Nr Narvoez Bay, Saturna Island, British Columbia. 01-Jan-1977. Crashed en route from Vancouver to Victoria. 2 crew and 14 passengers survivied - fire destroyed aircraft after impact. Written off.

Written off


C-GPBO with AirWest at the downtown Vancouver seaplane base.
Photo: Kenneth I. Swartz © 12 February 1977 - Kenneth I. Swartz Collection
Photo: Glen Etchells © April 1977 - Michael J. Ody Collection