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Series 300

9U-BHB • 9U-BHP • N293JM • C-GNQK

FAE 452

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

• 9U-BHB de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date 15-Sep-1977. First flight 30-Sep-1977.

• 9U-BHB Delivered to Air Burundi, Bujumbura, 22-Nov-1977.

Flew via Shannon, Ireland - Ajaccio, Corsica 01-Dec-1977 on delivery to Burundi.

Noted at Luanda, Angola 09-Mar-1995 operating for Aviation Sans Frontières.

9U-BHP Re regd to Air Burundi, Bujumbura, 25-May-2001.

• N293JM F & M Aviation, Wilmington, DE. Regd 23-Mar-2007. Canx 09-May-2008.

• N293JM Unity Group, Airdrie, AB. Regd 09-May-2008. Not on FAA record.

Note: Shown in Gravitas Aviation website as purchased by them from Unity Group in 2011 for local rebuild and resale. It was passed to Kenn Borek Air Ltd who rebuilt the aircraft between Jun-2011 and Feb-2012.

• C-GNQK Ken Borek Air, Calgary, AB. Regd 17-Jan-2012. Canx 20-Jan-2012.

• FAE 452 Ecuadorian Air Force / Fuerza Aérea Ecuadoriana. 1113th Transport Squadron "Twin Otter" (Esc,. de transporte 1113 "Twin Otter") Latacunga, Quito, Equador. 20-Jan-2012.

Incident: Guayaquil-José Joaquín de Olmedo Int'l Airport 12-Jun-2018. Aircraft ran off the taxiway and became stuck in a ditch. No casualties. Unknown damage.

• Current •

9U-BHB of AIR BURUNDI at the Downsview Factory.
Photo: Sheldon D. Benner © 19 November 1977 - Michael J. Ody Collection
Photo: Sheldon D. Benner © 19 November 1977 - Michael J. Ody Collection
9U-BHB with Aviation Sans Frontières.
Photo: Unknown photographer © October 2000 - John Mounce Collection - Air Archives
C-GNQK outside Kenn Borek, at Calgary - CYYC, Alberta.
Photo: Ian Kershaw © 03 January 2012 - Erik Johannesson Collection