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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

• 7P-LAA de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date 25-Apr-1979. First flight 08-May-1979.

• 7P-LAA Delivered to Lesotho Airways, 25-May-1979.

Flew via Shoreham, UK 04-Jun-1979 on delivery.

Accident: Mokhotlong Lesotho.13-Jul-1984. The crew were forced to make an emergency landing following an engine failure on take-off, then the right wing broke off. At a later date the aircraft was being airlifted out by helicopter and was dropped from 3,000 feet. The aircraft was written off.

Written off


7P-LAA of LESOTHO AIRWAYS at Shoreham - EGKA, United Kingdom.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 04 June 1979 - Michael J. Ody Collection
7P-LAA "OTTAWA" at Maseru, Lesotho.
Photo: Unknown photographer © April 1984 - Erik Johannesson Collection