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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 100
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Series 100

N17133 • XA-CIN


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

• N17133 de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out 10-Feb-1968. First flight 20-Feb-1968.

• N17133 Data Processing Financial Corporation. Delivered 26-Feb-1968.

• N17133 Leased to Nasa Commuter Airlines, Houston, TX. Regd 26-Feb-1968 NTU.

Re-allocated to Cable Commuter due to delays in opening of Houston-Intercontinental Airport.

• N17133 Name changed to Cable Commuter “Miss Venita”, Ontario, CA. Regd 26-Feb-1968.

• N17133 Name changed to Aero Commuter, Long Beach, CA. Regd 18-Mar-1969.

• N17133 Re named Golden West Airlines, Van Nuys, CA. “Miss Venita”. Regd 15-Jul-1969.

• N17133 Leased to Air Indies, San Juan, PR 11-Dec-1970.

• N17133 Commercial Reinsurance, 21-Apr-1971.

• XA-CIN Leased to Aero Sierra de Durango, Durango, Mexico. Regd Dec-1972.

• N925MA Southwest Bancshares, San Antonio, TX. Regn date unknown.

• N925MA Leased to Metro Airlines (Eastern Metro Express), Houston, TX, 19-Jul-1973.

• N925MA Metro Airlines, Houston, TX (Southwest Bancshares Leasing), San Antonio, TX, May-1974.

• N925MA Transferred to Sunaire Express, St. Croix, USVI. Regd 23-Aug-1982.

• N925MA Sunaire, Saint Croix, USVI (Arkonn Properties Inc., Delray Beach, FL). 28-Nov-1983.

• N925MA Sunaire, Saint Croix, USVI (Aviation Associates, Saint Croix, USVI), 13-Dec-1985.

Sunaire, Saint Croix, USVI, (Metro Airlines, Houston, TX) Regd 12 Feb-1986. Removed from register 24-Nov-2014.

Note: Was broken up at Opa Locka, FL and used for spares.

Broken up

N17133 early in her career, with CABLE COMMUTER.
Photo: Terry Waddington © June 1968 - Michael J. Ody Collection
N17133 “Miss Venita” with Golden West, at Los Angeles - KLAX.
Photo: Unknown photographer © March 1970 - Kenneth I. Swartz Collection - Aird Archives
N925MA at Houston - KIAH, Texas.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Date unknown - Erik Johannesson Collection
N925MA at Saint Croix - TISX, U.S. Virgin Islands.
Photo: Unknown photographer © September 1985 - Michael J. Ody Collection