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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-DCX de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date 01-Oct-1979. First flight 01-Oct-1979.

• 5A-DCX Delivered to Libyan Ministry of Agriculture, Tripoli, Lybia. [Council for Land Reclamation & Development], 21-Nov-1979.

Passed through Luqa, Malta on 26-Jan-1980 on delivery to Libya.

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

• 5A-DCX Transferred to Light Air Transport & Technical Seriesvices, Tripoli, Libya. Date unknown but believed 1993.

• 5A-DCX Merged into Libyan Arab Airlines, Tripoli, Lybia. 01-Jan-2001.

Note: One day visit to Luqa, Malta on 16-Feb-2001

Note: Renamed as Air Jamahiriya ca 2000 and integrated in Libyan Arab 2001.

Note: On LAA fleet list as of 31-Dec-2003 as still in Service - no other dates.

Note: Reported at Tripoli 23-Feb-2008.

Status unknown

5A-DCX at Stansted - EGSS, United Kingdom.
Photo: Peter Nicholson © 25 January 1980
5A-DCX at Benghazi, Libya.
Photo: Harry Cole © Date unknown