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Tuesday, 8 November 2016

Twin Otter Update for 08-Nov-2016

Team JAS, the Twin Otter Solutions Company, acquired by Regional One

November 7, 2016

JACKSONVILLE, FL – Team JAS, the Twin Otter Solutions Company, is pleased to announce that they have been acquired by Regional One Worldwide Services headquartered in Miami, Florida.

"We are very pleased to join the Regional One team of aviation professionals” said Andy Sanfilippo, CEO of Team JAS.  "We have a long standing history of supporting Twin Otter operators worldwide, and our future as part of Regional One will help us to expand on our successes and provide even greater value to our customers.”  Team JAS will remain headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida with no management or other operational changes.  “It’s business as usual for Team JAS’s customers, suppliers and employees” added Andy Sanfilippo.  “The only difference will be the added scale and support we will enjoy from becoming part of the Regional One Team”

"Team JAS has a strong presence in the Twin Otter market and we are very excited to have them join our Regional One family” said Hank Gibson, President of Regional One.  "By combining the strengths of both organizations I am very confident that we can reach new heights in customer service and support across our combined customer bases”.

Regional One is a purchaser, lessor and seller of aircraft, aircraft parts, engines and engine parts and other related support items applicable to the Regional / Commuter aircraft worldwide.  For more information please visit

Team JAS is a customer driven solutions company that has supported the Twin Otter fleet worldwide for over 30 years.  Headquartered in Jacksonville, FL, the 33,000 square foot facility includes sales and logistical support, a maintenance repair and overhaul facility: JAS ServicesSM FAA/EASA 145 and Viking Air Ltd. FECC (Factory Endorsed Component Center) approved, an engineering and manufacturing division: JAS Engineered SolutionsSM, and a large climate controlled warehouse.  For more information please contact our team at 904.292.2328 or via email at


MSN 75 - DHC-6-100 4X-AHP
Ayit Aviation & Tourism
Sde Dov
LLHZ2805 Photo

It has since returned home to Victoria, however C-FMJO was used as the Viking static display aircraft at the 2016 NBAA. Thanks to George Trussell for the photo.

MSN 944 - DHC-6-400 C-FMJO
Viking Air
Orlando-Executive, FL Nov-2016
George Trussell Photo

382 - DHC-6-300 8Q-IAH Island Aviation Services/Maldivian Seaplane, Male

Updating entry for 04-Nov-2016; aircraft flew Hurghada - Nis - Altenrhein/St.Gallen - Wick - Keflavík 05/08-Nov-2016 as it makes its way back to Calgary.

The aircraft is seen below while on the ground at Wick, Scotland.

MSN 382 - DHC-6-300 8Q-IAH
Island Aviation Services
Wick 07-Nov-2016

Maps generated using the Great Circle Mapper - copyright © Karl L. Swartz.
556 - DHC-6-300 N241SA Diamond Bar LLC, Kirkland, WA (Grand Canyon Airlines)

Noted parked at Boulder City, NV 19-Oct-2016, still painted as TI-BFO. Aircraft is all white, with small Grand Canyon tail logo, no titles and no engines.

915 - DHC-6-400 JA201D First Flying, Osaka

Registration cancelled 17-Oct-2016 on export to Canada. Aircraft was badly damaged in an accident at Aguni, Ryukyu Islands on 28-Aug-2015.

953 - DHC-6-400 C-FGAL (6) Viking Air Ltd., Sidney, BC

Registered 04-Nov-2016.

954 - DHC-6-400 C-GVEP (4) Viking Air Ltd., Sidney, BC

Registered 04-Nov-2016.