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c/n 190

FAC-932
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c/n 190

FAC-932

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• FAC-932 Chilean Air Force/ Fuerza Aérea de Chile (FAC). Delivered 30t-May-1957.

Deleted from inventory on 30-Apr-1966 following an accident, details unknown.

Total time: 1,587hrs. at time of accident.

Written off

Otter 190 was delivered to the Chilean Air Force, the Fuerza Aerea de Chile (FAC) on 30th May 1957 with serial 932. The FAC acquired five Otters for light transport and general utility duties, and all five left Downsview together on 30th May '57 for the mammoth delivery flight south to Santiago, Chile. The Otters were normally operated from small rural airfields in the south of the country, as well as on Easter Island and in the Antarctic. 932 was deleted from the FAC inventory on 30th April 1966 as the result of a crash. It had total time of 1,587 hours when it was destroyed in the crash.

Full history up to 2005 courtesy of Karl E Hayes © from DHC-3 Otter - A History (CD-ROM 2005).

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