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c/n 195

FAC-934
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c/n 195

FAC-934

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 FAC-934 Chilean Air Force / Fuerza Aérea de Chile (FAC). Delivered 30-May-1957.

Deleted from the FAC inventory on 05-Jul-1960 as the result of a crash at Cockrane Airfield, Chile.

 Written off

Otter 195 was delivered to the Chilean Air Force, the Fuerza Aérea de Chile (FAC) on 30th May 1957 with serial 934. The FAC acquired five Otters for light transport and general utility duties and all five aircraft 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. 934 was deleted from the FAC inventory on 5th July 1960 as the result of a crash at Cockrane Airfield, Chile. It had 1,014 hours’ total time 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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