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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
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Series 300


 HC-CES • N371SS


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

• SE-GEA de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out -1973. First flight 20-Jun-1973.

• SE-GEA Delivered to Crownair AB,. Bromma, Sweden, 19-Jul-1973.

• SE-GEA Leased to Linjeflyg, Bromma, Stockholm, Sweden. 1974.

• SE-GEA Returned to Crownair AB 30-Dec-1975.

• SE-GEA Crownair Flygtjänst AB - Swedair; Bromma, Sweden (change of name).30-Dec-1975.

• SE-GEA Sold to Svensk Flygtjänst AB., Stockholm, Sweden 18-Mar 1976. Operated by Crownair Flygtjänst AB - Swedair; Stockholm, Sweden.

• SE-GEA Operated by Swedair AB., Bromma, Sweden (change of name).1976.

• SE-GEA Sold to Swedair AB., Bromma, Sweden. 08-Oct-1985. Canx 15-Oct-1985.

• F-GFAG Sold to TAT - Transport Aérien Transrégional, (Transport Air Touraine) Tours, France 25-Oct-1985.

C-FKKV Sold to 491549 AB., Ashe Aircraft Enterprise, Calgary, AB., 31-May-1991 & 12-Aug-1991.

• LN-FAP Officially registered on Norwegian CAR to Vestfly AS., Avaldsnes, Norway. Operated by Coast Air.

• LN-FAP K/S Vestfly AS., Avaldsnes, Norway. Operated by Coast Air. Named "Utsira".

• LN-FAP Leased to Coast Aero Centre, Avaldsnes, Norway, 23-Dec-1992. Cancelled from Norwegian CAR on export to Australia 26-Jan-1996.

• VH-NTO Registered on Australian CAR to Northern Territory Air Services Pty., Ltd., Nhulunbuy, NT., Australia 09-Feb-1996 Canx 08-Jun 2000.

• N371AM Sold to Southern Cross Aviation, Camarillo, CA, 16-Jun-2000. Canx 29-Jun-2000.

C-GGMV Sold to BBS Aircraft, BBS Aircraft Inc., P.O. Box 370, Cremona, AB, 22-Aug-2000 Canx 18-Feb-2003.

PJ-TOC DCE - Dutch Caribbean Express; Curacao, Netherlands Antilles. Owner BBS Aircraft Inc; Canada. Large "Bin Kòrsou" titles 18-Feb-2003.

Note: Seen at Aruba with DCE colors / titles, and additional "Ban Boneiru" and "Bin Korsou" titles. 11-Dec-2003.

Note: Seen Hato, Curaçao all white, being prepared for 2004  Curacao new owner 17-Apr-2004.

• HC-CES Sold to Aeromaster Airways S.A., Quito, Ecuador by 2004.

• N371SS Sold to Stephanie E. Regd Summach, Orlando FL, 03-Apr-2008. 09-Apr-2008.

• C-FCPV Sold to BBS Aircraft, Saskatoon, SK, 06-May-2008.

• C-FCPV Leased to Northern Thunderbird, Prince George, BC., 13-Aug-2008.

• C-FCPV Alkan Air, Ltd, Whitehorse, YT. Regd 12-Feb-2010. Canx 29-Apr-2016.

Flew 18-Mar-2016 Prince George, BC - Springbank, AB.

• C-FCPV Ashe Aircraft Enterprises Ltd., Calgary, AB., dba Rocky Mountain Air. Regd & canx 29-Apr-2016.

• C-FCPV PAL Airlines Ltd., St. John’s, NL. Regd 29-Apr-2016 & 28-Aug-2017. Based Goose Bay, NL. See below.

Note: Fuselage noted on wheels at Calgary 06-Mar-2017.

27-Aug-2017 Flew Springmank – Gimli – Moosonee – Goosebay after overhaul.

• C-FCPV PAL Airlines Ltd., St. Johns, NL. dba as Air Borealis, Goose Bay, NL. Regd 28-Aug-2017. Canx 07-May-2019 & 30-Jul-2019.

• C-FCPV Air Borealis Limited Partnership, dba as Air Borealis Inc., Goose Bay, NL. Regd 14-Jan-2020.

• Current •

SE-GEA at Linjeflyg base.
Photo: Unknown photographer © May 1977 - Michael J. Ody Collection
SE-GEA at Copenhagen - EKCH, Denmark.
Photo: Arne V. Peterson © August 1983 - Aird Archives
F-GFAG with the next operator TAT, at Poitiers / Biard - LFBI, France.
Photo: J. Miginiac © 12 March 1987 - Michael J. Ody Collection
C-FKKV at Springbank - CYBW, Alberta.
Photo: D. Dunsmore © August 1991 - Michael J. Ody Collection
C-FKKV after new paint applied, at Springbank.
Photo: D. Dunsmore © October 1991 - Michael J. Ody Collection
LN-FAP at Springbank - CYBW, Alberta.
Photo: Anthony J. Hickey © February 1992 - Michael J. Ody Collection
VH-NTO at Tindal -YPTN, NT.
Photo: Lance Higgerson © 1998 - Air Archives
VH-NTO at Darwin - YPDN.
Photo: R.N.Smith © November 1999 - Erik Johannesson Collection
PJ-TOC a rather plain plane.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Date unknown - Michael J. Ody Collection
HC-CES at SEGU - Guayaguil, Equador.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Date unknown - Michael J. Ody Collection
HC-CES at Quito - SEQU, Equador.
Photos: Sandro Rota - Equador Aviation Photographers © 14 October 2005 -
C-FCPV of Northern Thunderbird Air being dusted by snow.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 22 April 2009 - Erik Johannesson Collection
C-FCPV of ALKAN AIR, landing at Whitehorse - CYXY, Yukon.
Photo: Murray Lundberg © 03 April 2013 - Explore North
C-FCPV at Whitehorse - CYXY, Yukon.
Photo: Ron Kosys © 06 June 2013 - Aird Archives
C-FCPV at Calgary - CYYC, Alberta.
Photo: Dave Subelak © 06 March 2017
C-FCPV at Gimli - CYGM, Manitoba.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 27 August 2017
C-FCPV of Airborealis gassing up.
Photo: Air Borealis ©