Top News on Bombardier Q400

  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest

    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.

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  • FARNBOROUGH: Flybe to maintain RAF A400M fleet

    Flybe’s technical arm is to maintain the UK Royal Air Force’s on-order Airbus A400M military transport fleet.

  • Russia ponders easing fleet-size rules for Q400 operators

    Russian regulators intend to facilitate entry of locally assembled Bombardier Q400 turboprops to the domestic market.

  • Modification to correct Q400 nose-steering flaw

    Canadian safety authorities have ordered modification of Bombardier Q400 nose-wheel steering systems after a latent...

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  • ANALYSIS: Glimmers of hope for South Africa's underfunded air force

    News | 08 Sep 2014 15:18

    ​Tightening budgets have stunted many air arms in the past decade, but few have been affected so badly by a lack of funding as the South African Air Force (SAAF).
  • GECAS buys two Q400s from Nok Air

    News | 03 Sep 2014 06:32 | Ellis Taylor

    ​GECAS has acquired two Bombardier Q400s from Thai low-cost carrier Nok Air via a sale and leaseback transaction.
  • Palma Holding closes final Ethiopian Q400 financing with EDC

    News | 02 Sep 2014 09:09 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Dubai-based operating lessor Palma Holding has closed financing on another new Bombardier Q400 delivery to Ethiopian Airlines through a Sharia-compliant structure with Export Development Canada.
  • Air Baltic stays profitable despite first-half upheaval

    News | 27 Aug 2014 10:43 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Latvian flag-carrier Air Baltic has turned in a €14 million ($18 million) net profit for the first half, reversing a loss of €12 million last year.
  • Eurolot to add four new routes from Warsaw this winter

    News | 22 Aug 2014 11:42 | Oliver Clark

    Polish carrier Eurolot is to strengthen its connections to Germany, southern Europe and eastern Europe this winter with new routes to Chisinau, Cluj-Napoca, Stuttgart and Zagreb.
  • NAC places Q400 with Air Berlin

    News | 20 Aug 2014 15:44 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Danish operating lessor Nordic Aviation Capital has leased a Bombardier Q400 to Air Berlin.