The Viking Twin Otter DHC-6-400 has made its debut in China, appearing in the ABACE show's static park.

The aircraft is the first example of a 50 aircraft order for China's Reignwood Aviation Group, says Dan Tharp, chief operating office of Viking.

The aircraft at the show is China’s first impored DHC-6-400. It is equipped with 19 passenger seats and has a medivac option. The remaining 49 examples due to Reignwood will be delivered over the next six years.

Twin Otter Abace

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Reignwood will use the type throughout China for various utility missions including transport and geographical survey work.

Reignwood Aviation Group is involved in four business areas: general aviation operator ones, airport investment, airport industrial zones, MRO, and aviation financing. Its fleet includes private jets, helicopters, and turboprop aircraft.