Viking News

Twin Otter Answers

Jan 18, 2016

Since Viking revived production of the Twin Otter aircraft in 2010 up to and including 2015, 84 Series 400 aircraft have been delivered and put into operation worldwide.  These 84 Series 400 Twin Otters have been delivered to 31 operators in 24 countries.

Jan 13, 2016

There is no single agreed upon “best” or “safest” colour for an airplane. Many larger aircraft operators paint their planes with company brands, logos or themes, while smaller operators will often paint based on their own interests.

Jan 7, 2016

Between the original production by de Havilland and the new production by Viking up to the end of 2015, there are over 500 Twin Otters currently in operation worldwide.

Jan 4, 2016

The Viking Series 400 Twin Otters can hold a maximum of 19 passengers and 2 flight deck crew. This is the standard commuter configuration; however Twin Otter interiors are adaptable to different mission requirements.

Dec 17, 2015

Floatplanes are used in numerous scenarios to takeoff and land on bodies of water. This provides access to remote areas all around the world, where there are no runways available.