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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 200
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Series 100



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

• N63118 de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out 19-Mar-1968. First flight 29-Mar-1968.

• N63118 Aero Commuter, Long Beach, CA.  Delivered 11-Apr-1968.

Note: Also carried Catalina Air Lines titles through at least to Jun-1968 and reverted to Aero Commuter only by Aug-1968.

• N63118 Name changed to Golden West Airlines, Van Nuys, CA. Regd Jul-1969.

• N63118 Leased to Los Angeles Airways, Westchester, CA. Regd Jul-1969.

• N63118 Returned to Golden West Airlines, Van Nuys, CA. Regd May-1970.

• N63118 Sold to MAF - Missionary Aviation Fellowship, Redlands, CA. Regd 20-Jul-1983.

• P2-MFR Transferred to MAF - Missionary Aviation Fellowship, Mount Hagen, PNG. Regd May-1986.

Note: Withdrawn from use at Mount Hagen PNG by Feb-2004 with parts for sale.

Status unknown

N63118 rolled out at Downsview - CYZD, Ontario.
Photo: DHC © 1968 - Michael J. Ody Collection
N63118 of AERO COMMUTER, at Long Beach - KLGB, California.
N63118 at work for Golden West, landing KLAX.
Photo: Unknown photographer © September 1970 - Erik Johannesson Collection
N63118 in the Golden light at Los Angeles.
Photo: Unknown photographer © July 1980 - Erik Johannesson Collection
N63118 clearly marked for new adventures with MAF.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Date unknown - Michael J. Ody Collection
P2-MFR with MAF serving in Papua New Guinea.
Photo: Unknown photographer © May 1990 - Erik Johannesson Collection