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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
PK-YRF (2)
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msn 462

Series 300



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

• C-GGVX de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out 05-Sep-1975. First flight 05-Sep-1975.

• C-GGVX Delivered to Norontair (operated by On-Air, Thunder Bay, ON), 17-Sep-1975.

• C-GGVX NorOntair (Operated by Bearskin Lake Air Services, Sioux Lookout), 30-Jun-1984.

• C-GGVX NorOntair (Operated by Air Dale, Sault St. Marie, ON), 28-Sep-1993.

• D-ISKY(1) Sold to Axel Hillemeyer Air Service, 31-Mar-1995.

• D-ISKY(1) Leased to Sky Flugzeug, Westfalia, Feb-1997.

• D-ISKY(1) Leased to Besit Servizi Aerei, Italy, Oct-1999.

• D-ISKY(1) Returned to Axel Hillemeyer Air Service, Date unknown.

• D-ISKY(1) Operated by AFC – Aero Flug Charter, Munchengladbach, Germany, 2001 – 2002.

Note: Operated as a paradropper with large Warsteiner logos.

Note: Seen at Ampuriabrava, Spain in Dec-2001 as above.

• PK-YRF(2) Sold to Trigana Air Services, Jakarta, Indonesia. Apr-2003.

Incident Mulia, Punkak Jaya, PNG. 08-Apr-2012. After landing at Mulia Airport (WAJM), the aircraft was hit by gunfire from the surrounding hills. Both Pilots were injured, as well as a female passenger and a four year old boy. One passenger was killed. After the attack the injured pilots lost control of the aircraft and it collided with an airport building.Repaired and returned to service.

Incident Apalapsili 05-Feb-2013.

• Current •

C-GGVX in service with norOntair.
Photo: Sheldon D. Benner © August 1978 - Michael J. Ody Collection
C-GGVX in monochrome.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 02 August 1979 - Aird Archives
C-GGVX Gone is the Loon. Thunder Bay - CYQT, Ontario.
Photo: Udi Schaefer © 30 May 1986 - Michael J. Ody Collection
D-ISKY at Toronto, ready for delivery.
Photo: Caz Caswell © April 1995 - Michael J. Ody Collection
Photo: Adrian Romang © 09 October 2009
PK-YRF serving outlying communities.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Date unknown - Michael J. Ody Collection