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c/n 416

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c/n 416



G302 Ghana Air Force. Delivered 08-May-1961.

Accident: Nr Takoradi. Unknown date. The float equipped aircraft crashed on a beach on a training flight.

• Destroyed •

Otter 416 was delivered to the Ghana Air Force on 8th May 1961 with serial G302. It was the third of an order for twelve Otters, all of which were packed into crates and shipped to Ghana, where they were re-assembled and entered service. They were based at Takoradi Air Base. G302 crashed on the beach near Takoradi on a date unknown and was destroyed. It was on floats at the time, on a training detail.

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