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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
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Series 300



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

• N303MA de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out 15-Jul-1969. First flight 15-Jul-1969.

• N303MA MAC - Miami Aviation Corporation, Opa Locka, FL. (American National Bank of Jacksonville). Regd 02-Mar-1970. Delivered 18-Feb-1971.

Note: Remained at Downsview, ON in all white c/s from Jul-1969 until being rolled out in Air Guadeloupe c/s 20-Jan-1971

• N303MA Leased to Air Guadeloupe, Les Abymes, Guadeloupe. Regd 18-Feb-1971.

• F-OGFE Re-regd to Air Guadeloupe, Les Abymes, Guadeloupe. Regd  04-Aug-1971.

Accident: Near the island of St. Maarten. 21-Dec-1972. The Twin Otter operated a flight on behalf of Air France from Guadeloupe to St. Maarten in the Caribbean. It crashed at night, near the island of St.Maarten.Two crew and eleven passengers killed. Aircraft written off.

Written off

N303MA taxiis past KN392 a visiting C-47 Dakota of the RCAF. (Later 12917).
Photo: Sheldon D. Benner © 13 July 1969 - Michael J. Ody Collection
N303MA in AIR GUADELOUPE livery.
Photo: Unknown photographer © March 1971 - Michael J. Ody Collection