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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
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Series 300

C-GNOF • 514 • B-3502 • N565DH • P2-MFT • OY-NSB


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

• C-GNOF de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date unknown. First flight 22-Feb-1978.

• 514 Delivered to CAAC - China Geological Survey, 18-Apr-1978.

• B-3502 Transferred to China Flying Dragon Aviation, 1994.

• N565DH Sold to Ricart Aviation Sales LLC., Carroll, OH., 10-Dec-2004. Regd 16-Dec2004.  Canx 04-Jan-2006.

• P2-MFT Sold to MAF - Missionary Aviation Fellowship, 04-Jan-2006.

Flew Mount Hagen - Horn Island, QLD - Cairns, QLD 15-Apr-2014 to enter the HeavyLift engineering facility for overhaul. The project included a strip and repaint, new interior, replacement of electrical, hydraulic and fuel system components, and new control cables & flight rods was completed by HeavyLift on time and on budget. The aircraft was ferried back to Mount Hagen via Horn Island on 21-Aug-2014.

Ferried Mount-Hagen – Horn Island, QLD – Cairns, QLD on 15-Aug-2019 having completed its operations for the MAF and remained parked.

For sale $2,850, Turbo North Aviation Ltd.

Total time: 12,983 hours.

Features: Viking PT6A-34 STC, Utility seating/doors,TAWS-B, Digital Clock, Intercom to First Pax Row and Cabin Attendant Position. IFR, Crew Oxygen, including Cabin Attendant. ADS-B In/Out Transponder.

Flew Cairns, QLD - Dili - Subang - Medan - Singapore/Seletar - Banda Aceh - Male - Al Ain - Heraklion - Altenrhein 09/22-Feb-2020.

• OY-NSB Nordic Seaplanes. ntu.

• HB-LWB Zimex Aviation Ltd., Altenrhein, Switzerland. (DHC6 Invest A/S). Regd 21-Jun-2020.

• Current •


C-GNOF dusted with snow, at Downsview - CYZD, Ontario.
Photo: Sheldon D. Benner © 25 February 1978 - Michael J. Ody Collection
C-GNOF on a busy DHC ramp.
Photo: Sheldon D. Benner © 1978 - Michael J. Ody Collection
P2-MFT of MAF in flight.
Photo: Michael Duncalfe © 11 November 2005 - Erik Johannesson Collection
P2-MFT in a more striking colour scheme, at Maramuni - MWI.
Photo: Michael Duncalfe © 13 October 2014 - Erik Johannesson Collection
HB-LWB arrives at Aarhus Seaplane Terminal - EKAC, Denmark.
Photo: Mark Sluiters © 03 November 2021 - Aird Archives