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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
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Ser 300



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

• C-GKIQ de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date 21-May-1980. First flight 21-May-1980.

(• C-GKIQ) Airwest Airlines, Richmond, BC.  29-May-1980.

Note: Never entered Seriesvice - remained parked at Vancouver, BC until sold.

• C-GKIQ Sold to Bannock Aerospace, Toronto, ON., -24-Nov-1980.

• TR-LZN Sold to Air Inter Gabon, Port Gentil, 18-Dec-1980.

Flew via Prestwick, UK - Palma de Mallorca, Spain 03-Apr-1981 on delivery to Gabon.

Noted at Papeete, Tahiti 18-Jun-1987 on delivery to Air Moorea.

• F-ODUH Air Moorea, Papeete, Western Samoa, 11-Aug-1987.

• N696WJ Sold to World Jet Aircraft International, Ft Lauderdale, FL., 22-Feb-1991.

• N696WJ Sold to Aloha Islandair, Honolulu, HI., 20-Mar-1991.

• N712PV Re registered to Aloha Islandair, Honolulu, HI., May-1991.

• N712PV Sold to Jet Fleet III, Burlingame, CA., 16-Sep-1996.

• N712PV Leased to Aloha Islandair, Honolulu, HI., 16-Sep-1996.

• N712PV Returned to Aloha Islandair, Honolulu, HI [Jetfleet III, Burlingame, CA], -31-Jan-1997.

• N712PV Leased to Loganair, Glasgow, UK., Jul-2000.

• C-GGNF Sub leased to Avmax Group, Calgary, AB., 20-Jul-2000.

Note: Sub-leased to Avmax for purpose of delivery flight to Scotland; arrived Glasgow 11-Aug-2000 on delivery.

• G-BZFP Regd to Loganair, 11-Aug-2000. Canx 04-Aug-2015 on export to Switzerland.

• HB-LRQ RUAG Schweiz AG, Emmen, Switzerland. Regd 17-Aug-2015.

Flew 20/21-May-2016 Bern - Aarhus - Prague – Zagreb on delivery.

• 9A-TOE European Coastal Airlines. Croatia, Jun-2016.

Note: Operations suspended 03-Oct-2016.

• 9A-TOE RUAG Aviation Schweiz, Emmen, Switzerland.

Noted in storage at Bern Jan-2017and Aug 2017 in basic European colours but no markings.

• Current •


C-GKIQ at Vancouver - CYVR, British Columbia.
Photo: Unknown photographer © June 1980 - Michael J. Ody Collection
C-GKIQ in AIRWEST livery, at YVR.
Photo: Gary Vincent © June 1980 - Michael J. Ody Collection
TR-LZN at Toronto - CYYZ, Ontario.
Photo: Unknown photographer © March 1981 - Erik Johannesson Collection
N712PV of Island Air at Honolulu - PHNL, Hawaii.
Photo: Unknown photographer © date unknown - Erik Johannesson Collection
C-GGNF of BRITISH AIRWAYS at Toronto / Buttonville - CYKZ, Ontario.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Date unknown - Michael J. Ody Collection
G-BZFP of flybe at Glasgow - EGPF, Scotland.
Photo: Unknown photographer © October 2009 - Michael J. Ody Collection
G-BZFP making a splash at Barra, Scotland.
Photo: Robbie Shaw © 19 August 2010 - Aird Archives
G-BZFP at a snowy Glasgow.
Photo: Fred Seggie © 27 November 2010 - - Aird Archives
G-BZFP on the stand at Glasgow.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 12 April 2011 - John Mounce Collection - Aird Archives
G-BZFP awaiting next stage of life at Glasgow - EGPF.
Photo: John Newth © 30 July 2015
G-BZFP at Bern / Belp - LSZB, Switzerland.
Photo: Matthias Michel © 04 August 2015
HB-LRQ bound for ECA, at Bern - LSZB, Switzerland.
Photo: RAUG © January 2016
9A-TOE of ECA at Jesla Harbour, Croatia.
Photo: Westleigh Bushell © September 2016
9A-TOE being patient at Bern / Belp - LSZB, Switzerland.
Photo: James Paveley © 20 january 2017