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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
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Series 300

HK-2050X • HK-2050 • HK-2050X • HK-2050P • HK-2050 • TI-BAL


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

• HK-2050X de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date 23-Sep-1977. First flight 30-Sep-1977.

• HK-2050 Re regd to de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON., 29-Oct-1977.

• HK-2050X Re regd to, de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON.,  16-Nov-1977.

• HK-2050P Delivered to ACES - Aerolineas Centrales, Colombia, 17-Nov-1977.

Flew via Miami, FL 22/23 -Nov-1977 on delivery to Colombia.

• HK-2050P Sold to INTAVE, 1981. No other details.

Noted impounded and stored at Bogota 27-Aug-1990. Reason unknown.

• HK-2050 Sold to Aerovuelos y Seriesvicios Charter S.A., Bogota, Colombia, 1993.

• HK-2050 Sold to SADI - Soc. Aerea de Ibaque, Bogota, Colombia, 23-Mar-1999.

• HK-2050 Sold to Helicargo, Medellin, Colombia. Dates currently unknown but picture evidence in markings May-2000 & Oct-2003.

• TI-BAL Delivered to Natureair, San José, Costa Rica, 16 Feb-2006. Registered 10-Mar2006.

• N562CP Sold to C-Plane, Salem OR, (C-Plane LLC., Salem, OR) 01-Jun-2007.

Airworthiness cert: 20-Sep-2007.

• N562CP Sold to Seaborne Virgin Aviation, Christiansted, USVI [PL3 LLC., Scottsdale, AZ]. 17-Aug-2010.

Note: There were thirteen Seriesvice Difficulty Reports whilst the aircraft was with Seabourne. Check Aviation DB website for further information.

Ferried into West Georgia Regional airport on 31-Mar-2012, presumably into maintenance at ASI.

• N562CP Greenwood Group Inc.,, Ponca City, OK. Regd 30-Mar-2012.

Note: Greenwood is a provider of special mission aircraft for commercial and government customers, specializing in low-level atmospheric research, airborne surveillance and remote logistical operations.

Note: Arrived Corrolton-West Georgia Regional (KCTJ) 31-Mar-2012 for attention by ASI.

Note: Following what appears to have been a test flight on 19-Apr-2013 aircraft flew 02-May-2013 West Georgia Regional, GA - Little Rock, AR - Wichita, KS.

• N562CP L-3 Communications Advanced Aviation LLC., Helena, MT., 07-May-2013.

• N562CP Turbo Flite Aviation LLC, Missoula, MT.  Regd 04-Jun-2013.

Flew 27-Oct-2013 Norman, OK - Amarillo, TX 28-Oct-2013 Scottsdale, AZ - Murrieta-French Valley, CA.

Note: Reportedly operating for the Special Operations Group of the USAF under military serial 66003.

• Current •


HK-2050 for COLOMBIA aces, at Downsview.
Photo: DHC © November 1977 - Erik Johannesson Collection
HK-2050 in service at Medellin - SKMD, Colombia.
Photo: Unknown photographer © December 1977 - Erik Johannesson Collection
HK-2050 of AEROVUELOS, at Bogota / Eldorado - SKBO.
Photo: Unknown photographer © February 1994 - Erik Johannesson Collection
TI-BAL at San Jose / Pavas - MRPV, Costa Rica.
Photo: Andre Quiros © 14 March 2006
Photo: Andrés Meneses © 29 April 2006
N562CP of SEABORNE AIRLINES at San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Photo: Aviation MANPR © September 2008
N562CP on land at San Juan.
Photo: Anton Vanruiten © 11 April 2011