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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
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Series 300



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

• 5A-DCR de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date 04-Apr-1979. First flight 17-Apr-1979.

• 5A-DCR Delivered to Libya Government - Council for Land Reclamation & Development. 30-Sep-1979.

Delivered via Reykjavik, Iceland – London, Gatwick, UK 01-Oct-1979 on delivery to Libya.

• 5A-DCR Transferred to Aero Club of Libya, Jun-1986.

Note: Seen at Zurich with Zimex 06-Apr-1988.

• HB-LQX Sold to Zimex Aviation, Zollikon, Switzerland, 04-Jun-1989.

Accident: In Angola 30-Jun-1990: No other info available – Aircraft written off.

•  Written off


5A-DCR passing through London / Gatwick - EGKK, United Kingdom.
Photo: Unknown photographer © October 1979 - Kenneth I. Swartz Collection
5A-DCR in later livery, at rest.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 19 August 1988 - John Mounce Collection - Aird Archives
5A-DCR at Zurich - LSZH, Switzerland.
Photo: Unknown photographer © August 1988 - Erik Johannesson Collection
HB-LQX still at Zurich.
Photo: Unknown photographer © April 1991 - Erik Johannesson Collection
HB-LQX at Bern / Belp - LSZB, Switzerland.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Date unknown - Erik Johannesson Collection