Top News on Dash 8

  • US clears way for Brunei purchase of Lockheed C-130J

    The US State Department has approved the possible sale of a Lockheed Martin C-130J and six engines to the government of Brunei.

  • Other News for Dash 8

  • ANALYSIS: Bombardier looks to China, structures for growth

    ​With its star commercial aircraft still grounded and once-promising partnerships with Russian industry less certain,...

  • PICTURES: 747 retired from passenger service in Japan

    Japanese carrier All Nippon Airways (ANA) formally retired its Boeing 747 aircraft, marking a key milestone in the...

  • Island Air orders two Q400s

    ​Hawaii Island Air has ordered two Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 NextGen turboprops, with plans to replace its ATR 72 fleet.

  • News Listings for Dash 8

  • United purchasing used aircraft to replace 50-seaters

    News | 23 Oct 2014 16:53 | Edward Russell

    ​United Airlines is looking for used narrowbody aircraft to add to its mainline fleet, as it continues to address an “over” reliance on 50-seat regional jets.
  • Unstable approach preceded Greenland Dash 8 crash

    News | 23 Oct 2014 14:15 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Pilots of an Air Greenland de Havilland Canada Dash 8-200 carried out an unstable steep approach to Ilulissat in above-limit crosswinds, before the resulting hard landing caused a main-gear collapse.
  • MPL students bust transfer myth

    News | 22 Oct 2014 10:55 | David Learmount

    A group of UK multi-crew pilot licence (MPL) trainees dropped by their sponsoring carrier because of restructuring were immediately taken on by another airline, busting the “myth” that an MPL is not transferable, according to CTC Aviation chief commercial officer Anthony Petteford.
  • ANALYSIS: Aircraft transactions - September 2014

    News | 21 Oct 2014 15:07 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The Flightglobal's aircraft transaction monthly data analysis is split in three event types: operating leases, wet and sub-leases and the purchase of aircraft. The report covers single-aisle and long-haul aircraft as well as regional jets and turboprops.
  • Wideroe plans corporate rejig for greater efficiency

    News | 21 Oct 2014 14:08 | Michael Gubisch

    Norwegian regional carrier Wideroe is reorganising its ground handling and maintenance divisions as standalone units to attract more third-party business.
  • Air Niugini to establish new domestic unit

    News | 17 Oct 2014 03:31 | Ellis Taylor

    Air Niugini will establish Link PNG as a separate low-cost carrier from 1 November that will operate on domestic services.