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DeHavilland DHC-3 Otter Seaplane

 

DeHavilland DHC-3T Turbo Otter Seaplane DQ-PIA

 

Our de Havilland Canada DHC-3T Turbo Otter (DQ-PIA) is a single-engined, high-wing, propeller-driven, STOL (Short Takeoff and Landing) aircraft developed by de Havilland Canada.

 

Specifications

 

General Characteristics

Crew: 1
Capacity: 10 passengers
Length: 45.1 ft (13.7m)
Width: 58.1 ft (17.69m)
Height: 16 ft (4.9m)
Empty Weight: 4,959 lbs (2,254kg)
Weight (MTOW): 8,000lbs (3,636kg)

Powerplant: 1 x Pratt & Whitney PT6-34 Turbo Prop engine producing 750HP

 

Performance

Maximum Speed: 130mph (209kmh; 112knots)
Maximum Range: 520miles (836km)
Service Ceiling: 16,000 feet (4,876m; 3 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 850 feet per minute (259m/min)

 

Please note: These figures are provided as a guideline only. Performance varies with changes in temperature, altitude and operational activity.

 

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Passengers enjoying a flight in our Turbo Otter Seaplane (DQ-PIA)Our Otter Seaplane on an excursion to Vomo Island. Photos courtesy Bula Bride and Leezett PhotographyOur Otter Seaplane on an excursion to Vomo Island. Photos courtesy Bula Bride and Leezett Photography
Our Otter Seaplane on an excursion to Vomo Island. Photos courtesy Bula Bride and Leezett PhotographyOur Otter Seaplane on an excursion to Vomo Island. Photos courtesy Bula Bride and Leezett PhotographyOur Otter Seaplane on an excursion to Vomo Island. Photos courtesy Bula Bride and Leezett Photography
Our Otter Seaplane on an excursion to Vomo Island. Photos courtesy Bula Bride and Leezett PhotographyOur Otter Seaplane on an excursion to Vomo Island. Photos courtesy Bula Bride and Leezett PhotographyOur Otter Seaplane on an excursion to Vomo Island. Photos courtesy Bula Bride and Leezett Photography
Our Otter Seaplane on an excursion to Vomo Island. Photos courtesy Bula Bride and Leezett PhotographyInterior passenger cabin of the DeHavilland DHC-3T Turbo Otter SeaplaneInterior passenger cabin of the DeHavilland DHC-3T Turbo Otter Seaplane
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