Based on the list price of the Q400 NextGen airliner, Bombardier Aerospace values the firm order at approximately US$32.2 million. The value could increase to $65.78 million should Luxair exercise its option.

Read more

Bombardier and Rostekhnologii have signed a series of preliminary agreements that could see a final assembly line for the Q400 NextGen set up in Russia to produce at least 100 of the turboprop regional airliners for customers there. Rostekhnologii leasing subsidiary Avia Capital Services would buy 50, as would lessor Ilyushin Finance Co.

Read more

Through its regional-airline partners Horizon Air and SkyWest Airlines, Alaska Airlines is adding six routes to its network in November and December. Two of them are routes it has served before and another is a new winter-season route to a ski destination.

Read more

Based on the list prices of the Bombardier CRJ1000 NextGen and Q400 NextGen, the manufacturer values the contract at approximately US$297 million.

Read more

Based on the list price of the Q400 NextGen, Bombardier Aerospace values Horizon Air’s firm order ‒ which was announced on June 18 at the Paris Air Show 2013 ‒ at approximately US$98 million.

Read more

Bombardier Aerospace has delivered the first of 20 Q400 NextGen turboprop airliners ordered by WestJet for its new regional carrier, WestJet Encore. WestJet also holds options for 25 additional Q400 NextGen turboprops.

Read more

RwandAir will become the 12th operator of Bombardier Q400 and Q400 NextGen turboprop regional airliners in Africa. RwandAir’s Q400 NextGen will join more than 40 Q400s and Q400 NextGens already in service with, or which have been ordered by, 11 operators in nine countries in Africa.

Read more

Nordic Aviation Capital A/S has signed a firm order for four Bombardier Q400 NextGen regional airliners. The four aircraft will be operated by airBaltic of Riga in Latvia and will join eight Q400 NextGen regional airliners the airline has ordered directly from Bombardier.

Read more

With the departures on February 1 of Air Canada Express flights AC8371 from Calgary to Fort McMurray, AC8430 from Calgary to Regina and AC8586 from Calgary to Saskatoon, Air Canada has introduced Bombardier Q400 NextGen service in Western Canada.

Read more

This order will increase to 31 the number of Q400 and Q400 NextGen airliners operated by Qantas on its QantasLink regional domestic network. All are operated by Qantas subsidiary Sunstate Airlines.

Read more

Based on customer feedback, Ethiopian Airlines asked the manufacturer to reconfigure the airline’s latest Bombardier Q400 NextGen deliveries and as a result Ethiopian is the first carrier to take delivery of a Q400 NextGen with the reconfigured cabin.

Read more

Warsaw-based Eurolot has converted options on six Bombardier Q400 NextGen regional airliners to a firm order that will increase its fleet of the type to 14 aircraft.

Read more

WestJet has converted the conditional order it placed on June 28 for up to 45 Q400 NextGen airliners to a firm purchase agreement. The deal includes a firm order for 20 Bombardier Q400 NextGen turboprop regional airliners and options on an additional 25 of the aircraft.

Read more

The transaction involves the conversion to firm orders of six of the 15 options taken by Jazz Air when it placed its original order for 15 Q400 NextGens, announced on April 30, 2010. Jazz will operate the aircraft under the Air Canada Express banner.

Read more

Calgary-based WestJet has signed a conditional order for 20 Bombardier Q400 NextGen turboprops, upping its commitment from the letter of intent to purchase the aircraft that it signed on May 1. The transaction also includes options on an additional 25.

Read more

WestJet has signed a letter of intent to purchase 20 Q400 NextGen turboprops, with the option to purchase a further 25. The airline expects to announce its initial regional schedule using the Q400 NextGens later in 2012.

Read more

Based on the list price for the Bombardier Q400 NextGen, the manufacturer values the firm order at approximately US$246 million. Bombardier says the contract value would increase to US$625 million should all 12 options be converted to firm orders.

Read more

Horizon Air is the largest operator of Bombardier Q400 and Q400 NextGen aircraft in the Americas, with 48 aircraft in service today. Based on the list price for the Q400 NextGen airliner, Bombardier Aerospace values the new order at approximately US$60 million.

Read more

Two of the five fast-turboprop aircraft will be operated by Ethiopian Airlines and three by its affiliate, ASKY Airlines of Togo. The order announced on February 16 will increase the number of Bombardier Q400 NextGen airliners purchased by Ethiopian Airlines to 13.

Read more