de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter

STOL Utility Aircraft

de Havilland Canada DHC-6-300 © Carlos A. Morillo Doria
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The de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter is a twin-engined STOL utility aircraft produced by the Canadian manufacturer de Havilland Aircraft of Canada Ltd. and currently in production by Viking Air Ltd..
The Twin Otter is a development of the de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter. Current production model by Viking Air is the Twin Otter Series 400.
Propulsion2 Turboprop Engines
Engine ModelPratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-28
Engine Power (each)507 kW680 shp
Speed348 km/h188 kts
  216 mph
Service Ceiling8.138 m26.700 ft
Range1.296 km700 NM
806 mi.
Empty Weight3.363 kg7.414 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight5.670 kg12.500 lbs
Wing Span19,81 m64 ft 12 in
Wing Area39,0 m420 ft
Length15,77 m51 ft 9 in
Height5,94 m19 ft 6 in
First Flight20.05.1965
Production Statusin production
Total Production>250
Data for (Version)de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter Serie 300
VariantsDHC-6 Series 100, 110, 200, 300, 310, 320, 300M, CC-138, UV-18A, UV-18B, Viking Air DHC-6 Series 400

[Photo-ID: 1792] Karsten Palt 2009-04-03
De Havilland Canada DHC-6 Series 300, Zimex Aviation, HB-LRO, c/n 523, Karsten Palt, 2009De Havilland Canada
DHC-6 Series 300
Zimex Aviation
Reg.: HB-LRO
c/n: 523
AERO Friedrichshafen 2009 [Friedrichshafen (EDNY / FDH)]