previous  next click on arrows to navigate page by page.

msn 166
DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 200
Click on thumbnail for larger image


Series 200



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

• N7665 de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out 30-Sep-1968. First flight 01-Oct-1968.

• N7665 Cable Commuter, Ontario, CA. Delivered 10-Oct-1968.

• N7665 Merged to become Aero Commuter, Long Beach, CA. Mar-1969.

• N7665 Name changed to Golden West Airlines, Van Nuys, CA. Jul-1969.

• N7665 Leased to Air Spur, Billings, MT. Regd Jul-1969.

• N7665 Golden West Airlines, Van Nuys, CA. Regd 1970.

• N7665 Leased to Air Indies, St. Thomas, Puerto Rico. Regd Apr-1970.

• N7665 Returned to Golden West Airlines, Van Nuys, CA. Regd Aug-1971.

• OH-KOA Kar-Air, Helsinki, Finland. Regd 13-Jul-1972.

Accident: Rengasvaara, near Pudasjaervi 05-Feb-1973 Aircraft had engine failure in one engine en route Oulu to Kuusamo and force landed on a frozen lake. Three crew and fifteen passengers survived.  Aircraft written off.

Written off

N7665 at Toronto - CYYZ, Ontario.
Photo: Sheldon D. Benner © 19 October 1968 - Michael J. Ody Collection
N7665 with CABLE JET  titles, at Ottawa / Uplands - CYOW, Ontario.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 1968
N7665 "Miss Millie" at Long Beach, California.
Photo: Terry Waddington © April 1969 - Erik Johannesson Collection
N7665 of AIRSPUR in action.
Photo: Unknown photographer © September 1970 - Michael J. Ody Collection
OH-KOA when with KARAIR.
Photo: Timo Kaunisto © Winter 1972 - Kar-Air Archives - via Erkki Lehtonen