Top News on Dash 8

  • American continues regional fleet renewal with first owned E175


    ​American Airlines took delivery of its first owned Embraer 175 aircraft today, the first of 60 aircraft it will add to its regional fleet through 2017.


  • Other News for Dash 8

  • Viking breaks ground of Twin Otter training facility and prepares for anniversary tour


    ​Viking Air has broken ground on a Series 400 Twin Otter training centre adjacent to its headquarters in Vancouver...


  • Back to life: nine civil types revived


    ​As our report on Viking’s ​Twin Otter shows, reviving civil aircraft programmes that have foundered can be a gamble ...


  • New era for Dornier 328 with Sierra Nevada acquisition


    A new chapter in the history of the Dornier 328Jet and turboprop opened last week, with the acquisition for an...


  • News Listings for Dash 8

  • PTA Bank funds two new A330s for RwandAir

    News | 24 Jul 2015 09:49 | Olivier Bonnassies

    RwandAir has secured a $160 million loan facility from PTA Bank, covering two new Airbus A330s scheduled for delivery next year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PTA-Bank-funds-two-new-A330s-for-RwandAir-414987/
  • ANALYSIS: Europe takes selective approach to satellite guidance

    News | 06 Jul 2015 15:16 | David Learmount

    Europe, compared with much of the rest of the world, has been slow to adopt satellite-guided required navigation performance (RNP) airport approach and departure procedures. Where they have been adopted they have been used for airports that cannot employ traditional ground-based aids because close terrain makes the signals from guidance systems such as instrument landing systems (ILS) unusable.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Europe-takes-selective-approach-to-satellite-guidance-413931/
  • Alaska adds new routes from Los Angeles and Boise

    News | 30 Jun 2015 13:55 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Alaska Airlines’ regional partner Horizon Air will begin flights from Boise to Reno and from Los Angeles to both Monterey (California) and Gunnison (Colorado) later this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alaska-adds-new-routes-from-Los-Angeles-and-Boise-414165/
  • Biman seeks PW150A repair and overhaul service

    News | 30 Jun 2015 02:04 | Firdaus Hashim

    Biman Bangladesh Airlines has issued a tender seeking MRO services for the repair and overhaul of four Pratt & Whitney PW150A engines on its Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 turboprops.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Biman-seeks-PW150A-repair-and-overhaul-service-414136/
  • ST Aero secures component support deal from Flybe

    News | 17 Jun 2015 02:39 | Aaron Chong

    ST Aerospace has secured a seven-year deal to provide aircraft component support for British carrier Flybe, valued at $100 million.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ST-Aero-secures-component-support-deal-from-Flybe-413739/
  • Viking breaks ground of Twin Otter training facility and prepares for anniversary tour

    News | 10 Jun 2015 12:20 | Kate Sarsfield

    ​Viking Air has broken ground on a Series 400 Twin Otter training centre adjacent to its headquarters in Vancouver Island, Canada. The 10,000ft2 (920m2) facility, being built in partnership with Canadian training provider Pacific Sky Aviation, will house a single Series 400 Level D full flight simulator/seaplane trainer when its opens in the fourth quarter of 2016, but will be expanded as demand grows.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Viking-breaks-ground-of-Twin-Otter-training-facility-and-prepares-for-anniversary-tour-413352/