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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-DCT de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date 28-May-1979. First flight 13-Jun-1979.

• 5A-DCT Delivered to Libyan Ministry of Agriculture, Tripoli, Lybia. [Council for Land Reclamation & Development], 14-Aug-1979.

Delivered via Reykjavík, Iceland - Shoreham, UK 15-Nov-1979 & arrived Tripoli 16-Nov-1979.

• 5A-DCT Transferred to Aero Club of Libya. Date currently unknown.

• 5A-DCT Transferred Light Air Transport, Date currently unknown Circa 1993.

Merged into Libyan Arab Airlines, Tripoli, Lybia, 01-Jan-2001

Note Seen at Athens in Mar-2003 in yellow with red trim colours of Light Air Transport. Its current status is unknown but possibly in a semi derelict state at Sidra Airport, Sirte.

Status unknown

5A-DCT gets some pre-delivery work done at Downsview - CYZD, Ontario.
Photo: Fred Guthrie © June 1979 - John Mounce Collection - Aird Archives