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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
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Series 300

N663MA • N169SG • RDPL-34179 • N564D • HB-LYR • 9A-TOF • HB-LYR


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

• N663MA de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date 09-Jun-1978. First flight 22-Jun-1978.

Airworthiness Cert. 26-Jul-1978.

• N663MA Aramco Services Co - Arabian American Oil Coy. Delivered 27-Jul-1978.

• N663MA Aramco Associated Company. Regd 12-Dec-1981.Canx 21-Feb-2006.

• N663MA Texas Aviation Sales LLC., Houston, TX. Regd 19-May-2010.

• N169SG Re regd to Texas Aviation Sales, Houston, TX. Regd 19-May-2010. Canx 20 Apr-2011.

• RDPL 34179 Government of Laos – Lao Air. Regd 20-Apr-2011.

Note: Ferried to Laos via Burlington – Goose Bay – Reykjavik arriving Bournemouth UK 12-Mar 2011 and stayed while faulty fuel pump repaired. Left for Luqa Malta on 07-Apr-2011. Arrived Vientiane 13-Apr-2011 and officially exported to Laos on 20-Apr-2011.

• N564D Cloud to 593 LLC., Delray Beach, FL. Regd 23-Jul-2014. Canx 03-Feb-2016 on export to Switzerland.

Flew 22-Aug-2014 Vientiane, Laos - Mactan-Cebu Int'l, Philippines 23-Aug-2014 Mactan-Cebu Int'l, Philippines – Guam. 24-Aug-2014 Guam - Majuro, Marshall Islands. 25-Aug-2014 Majuro, Marshall Islands - Honolulu, HI. 27-Aug-2014 Honolulu, HI - McMinnville, OR. 29-Aug-2014 McMinnville, OR - Kemmerer, WY - Salina, KS 30-Aug-2014 Salina, KS - Fort Pierce, FL.

30-Jan-2016 Fort Pierce-Saint Lucie County, FL – Bermuda. 31-Jan-2016 Bermuda - Santa Maria. 01-Feb-2016 Santa Maria – Bern on delivery to RUAG.

• HB-LYR RUAG Schweiz AG., Emmen, Switzerland. Regd 16-Feb-2016.

• HB-LYR European Coastal Airlines. Seen at Bern 22-Apr-2016. Cancelled 17-Dec-2019 on export to Malaysia.

Flew Sion – Belgrade – Hurghada – Al Ain between 06 & 10 Dec-2019. Continued Al Ain – Male – Kuala Lumpur-Subang 11 & 12 Dec-2019 en route to Malaysia  for new airline SKS Airways.

• 9M-KIA SKS Airways Sdn Bhd, Kuala Lumpur. Malaysia. Regd 16-Dec-2019.



N169SG at Bournemouth / Hurn - , UK.
Photo: Mark Empson © 14 March 2011 - Erik Johannesson Collection
N564D at Vientiane / Watty Airport - VLVT, Laos.
Photo:Dee Garay © 23 August 2014 - Erik Johannesson Collection
N564D at Fort Pierce / St. Lucie County - KFPR, Florida.
Photos: Chris Mash © 30 August 2014 - Erik Johannesson Collection
HB-LYR at RUAG facilities, Bern / Belp - LSZB, Swtzerland.
Photo: RUAG © April 2016 - Erik Johannesson Collection
HB-LYR of ECA at Grenchen -LSZG, Switzerland.
Photo: Mario Richard © 19 May 2016 - Aird Archives
HB-LYR at Kuala Lumpur / Subang - SZB, Skypark Terminal, after delivery flight.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 12 December 2019 - Erik Johannesson Collection