DHC-3 Otter Archive Master Index

XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX   click on arrows to navigate page by page

c/n 317

58-1701
No photographs yet.
Photo:

c/n 317

58-1701

• 58-1701. Delivered 27-Feb-1959. Designated as U-1A.

It was delivered from Downsview to the Sharpe Army Depot, Stockton, CA.

Initially assigned to 17th Aviation Company, Fort Ord, CA.

Accident: May-1962. Details currently unknown although known to have still been with the 17th Aviation Company.

Jun-1962. Deleted from Army inventory Jun-1962

Destroyed

Otter 317 was delivered to the United States Army on 27th February 1959 with serial 58-1701 (tail number 81701). It was assigned to the 17th Aviation Company, Fort Ord, California. It was delivered from Downsview to the Sharpe Army Depot, Stockton, California before continuing on to Fort Ord. It was still flying for the 17th Aviation Company when it was destroyed in an accident during May 1962, details unfortunately unknown. It was deleted from the Army inventory the following month.

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