click on arrows to navigate page by page.

msn 318
DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
Click on thumbnail for larger image

msn 318

Series 300


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

5R-MGA de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Roll out May-1971. First flight 17-May-1971.

5R-MGA Air Madagascar, Antananarivo, Madagascar. Delivered, 23-Jun-1971.

Accident: Near Ambatondrazaka, Alaotra-Mangoro region, Madagascar 20-Apr-1986. Crashed when aircraft veered to the right on take-off and ran into a ditch coming to a rest 300 metres further on. Casualties unknown. Presumed written off since it is no longer registered.

Written off

5R-MGA of AIR MADAGASCAR at Downsview - CYZD, Ontario.
Photo: Sheldon D. Benner © 23 June 1971 - Michael J. Ody Collection
5R-MGA takes to the air.
Photo: R. Moneta © Date unknown - Michael J. Ody Collection