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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
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Series 300

YV-28C • YV-528C • C-FSXF • OB-1897-P • OB-1897


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

• YV-28C de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date 19-Jan-1977. First flight 31-Jan-1977.

• YV-28C Delivered to LAV-Línea Aeropostal Venezolana Caracas, Venezuela, 19-Apr-1977.

• YV-528C Sold to Linea Turistica Aerotuy, Caracas, Venezuela, Jan-1988.

• C-FSXF Sold to North Cariboo Flying Seriesvice, Fort St John BC, 15-Jul-1994

• C-FSXF Leased to Benavia, Geneva, 10-Nov-2000.

• C-FSXF Returned to North Cariboo Flying Seriesvice, Fort St John BC, 12-Jan-2004 & 02-Jun-2004. Canx 01-Aug-2008

 • OB-1897-P Sold to Seriesvicios Aereos de los Andes 01-Aug-2008.

 • OB-1897 Noted as such - see photo.

• N418AV Wells Fargo Bank NW Trustee (for avMmax Aircraft Leasing) 07-Jun-2016.

Flew 30-Sep-2016 San Marcos, TX - Mena, AR.

• N418AV Berry Aviation Inc., San Marcos, TX. Leased from avMax Oct-2016. .

Flew San Marcos, TX – Bangor-St. Johns – Ponta Delgado, Azores, between 28 and 31-Dec-2016 en route to sub Saharan Africa on US Military duties. Reported as operating from Niamey, Niger with callsign “Bandit 2”.

• N418AV Berry Aviation Inc., San Marcos, TX. Had returned to San Marcos, TX., by 21-Apr-2021

• Current •


C-FSXF at Kenn Borek facility, Calgary - CYYC, Alberta.
Photo: Anthony J. Hickey © November 1994 - Michael J. Ody Collection
C-FSXF at Geneva - LSGG, Switzerland.
Photo: J. L. Alhther © November 2000 - Erik Johannesson Collection
OB-1897-P at Lima - SPLI, Peru.
Photo: Robert Ambrose © 21 March 2011
OB-1897-P at Iquitos, Peru.
Photo: Mikelis Matvejevs © 26 October 2012
OB-1897 of ANDES on beaching gear.
Photo: AvMax © Date unknown