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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
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msn 316

Series 300



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

FAP-304 de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out 31-May-1971. First flight date 31-May-1971..

FAP-304 Peruvian Air Force / Fuerza Aérea del Peru. Grupo Aerea 42. Escuadron de Transporte 421, Iquitos, Peru. Delivered 15-Jun-1971.

Note: Transportation Group 421, based in Iquitos, operated the National Jungle Air Transport (Transportes Aereos Nacionales Selveticos-- TANS).

OB-R-1153 Transferred to TANS - Transportes Aéreos Nacionales de la Selva, Iquitos, Peru.

OB-R-1153 Leased to National Jungle Air Transport, 1992.

Accident: Algodon River, Amazonia, Peru, 27-Aug-1992. Crashed into the banks of the Algodan River en route from El Codo to Iquitos when one engine failed - 8 killed and 22 injured - W/O.

Written off

304 at the Toronto Island Airport dock, CYTZ.
Photo: Sheldon D. Benner © May 1971 - Michael J. Ody Collection