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Dash 8

De Havilland Canada Returns

The De Havilland Canada (DHC) brand has been resurrected by Longview Aviation Capital to oversee the Dash 8 programme. Longview, which also owns Viking Air, acquired the turboprop production line and other assets, including type certificates for 100, 200, 300

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Firm Order for Six Q400 Turboprops

Bombardier has signed a firm order for six new Q400 turboprops from an undisclosed customer, in a deal valued at $202m. Fred Cromer, President Bombardier Commercial Aircraft, said: “The Q400 aircraft offers the perfect balance of passenger comfort and operating

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Bombardier Sells Q Series Programme

Bombardier has announced it will sell the Q Series Aircraft Programme to Longview Aviation Capital, parent company of Canadian aircraft manufacturer, Viking Air as part of a major restructuring exercise. Up to 5,000 jobs could also go as the firm

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Ethiopian Grows Q400 Fleet

Ethiopian Airlines has signed a firm order for ten more Bombardier Dash 8-Q400 turboprops, valued at approximately $332m.  The African carrier has also taken purchase rights for five additional examples. “The Bombardier turboprops continue to deliver unmatched performance to our

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Bumper Deal for Bombardier

Canadian manufacturer Bombardier has received a major boost for its Dash 8-Q400 turboprop after securing a significant commitment from India’s SpiceJet.  The letter of intent, signed at the Paris Air Show, covers up to 50 examples including 25 firm and

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Air Tanzania to Get C Series

Dar es Salaam-based Air Tanzania will add two Bombardier CS300 airliners to its fleet after the Tanzanian Government Flight Agency (TGFA) signed a firm purchase agreement with the manufacturer. Also included in the deal is a Q400 turboprop. The three

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