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DHC-6 Twin Otter Series 300
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Series 300

N701PV • C-GBGC • OB-1704 • C-GYXF


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

• N701PV de Havilland Canada Inc., Downsview, ON. Rolled out date Jun-1980. First flight 19-Jun-1980.

• N701PV Delivered to Princeville Airways, Princeville, HI., “James D. Landauer" (Consolidated Oil & Gas Inc, CO). 08-Jul-1980.

• N701PV Immediately sold to Princeville Airways, "James D. Landauer", Honolulu, HI., 08-Jul-1980.

• N701PV Sold to Princeville Airways, Honolulu, HI., 14-Nov-1983.

Note Princeville was owned by Consolidated.

• N701PV Princeville Airways sold to Aloha Air Group and name changed to Aloha IslandAir, 14-Sep-1988.

• N701PV Sold to Rocky Mountain Aircraft, Calgary, AB. Alberta Aircraft Leasing, Las Vegas, NV., 22-Nov-1996. Canx 07-Feb-1997.

• C-GBGC Transferred to Rocky Mountain Aircraft, Calgary, AB (Ashe Aircraft Enterprises Ltd.), 13-Feb-1997. Canx 07-Nov-1997.

• C-GBGC Sold to Barrick Gold Corporation, Toronto, ON., 07-Nov-1997 . Regd 04-Apr-1997. Canx 06-Oct-1998.

• C-GBGC Transferred to Minera Barrick, Misquichilca, Lima, Peru, 06-Oct-1998.

• OB-1704 Re regd to Minera Barrick, Misquichilca, Lima, Peru, 06-Oct-1998.

• C-GYXF Sold to Ashe Aircraft Enterprises Ltd, (Rocky Mountain Aircraft) Calgary, AB. Regd 19-Dec-2013.

Note: This aircraft arrived in Calgary, AB on 19-Jun-2013 as OB-1704 before continuing on to Springbank, AB. The cancellation of the Peruvian marks was not accomplished until 28-Nov-2013 and it was officially imported to Canada the same day.

Ferried 18-Oct-2014 Springbank, AB - Iqaluit, NU (9hr 45min). 19-Oct-2014 Iqaluit, NU - Keflavik, Iceland. 20-Oct-2014 Keflavik, Iceland - Malmo. Sweden. 21-Oct-2014 Malmo. Sweden - Nis, Seriesbia. 21-Oct-2014 Nis, Seriesbia - Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.  23-Oct-2014 Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt - Salalah, Oman. 23-Oct-2014 Salalah, Oman - Male, Maldives.

• C-GYXF Canx 06-Nov-2014 on export to Maldive Islands.

• 8Q-TAD Trans Maldivian Airways, (Ashe Aircraft Enterprises). Regd 18-Nov-2014.

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N701PV of PRINCEVILLE AIRWAYS, at Honolulu, Hawaii.
Photo: Unknown photographer © November 1980 - Erik Johannesson Collection
N701PV a view from the other side.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Unknown date - Erik Johannesson Collection
N701PV of Aloha Island Air.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Unknown date - John Mounce Collection - Aird Archives
N701PV of Island Air on West Maui, Hawaii.
Photo: Unknown photographer © Date unknown - Erik Johannesson Collection
OB-1704 at Pato de Gallo, 13,720'.
Photo: Jose Ananos © 03 December 2008 - Erik Johannesson Collection
OB-1704 arrives at Calgary -CYYC, Alberta.
Photo: Ian Kershaw © 19 June 2013
OB-1704 parked on a rain soaked Calgary ramp.
Photo: Dave Subelack © 19 June 2013
C-GYXF at Springbank, Alberta.
Photo: Unknown photographer © 16 October 2014 - Erik Johannesson Collection