On January 21, 2015, Bombardier announced that leasing company Elix Aviation Capital Limited took assignment of three Q400 NextGen aircraft previously booked by an existing Bombardier customer. Bombardier has booked firm orders for a total of 521 Q400 and Q400 NextGen aircraft.
Jan 21 2015
Dec 31 2014
On December 31, 2014, Bombardier announced that lessor GE Capital Aviation Services signed a firm purchase agreement for five Q400 NextGen aircraft and took options on an additional 10 Q400 NextGen aircraft. Including GECAS’s order, Bombardier has booked firm orders for a total of 519 Q400 and Q400 NextGen aircraft.
Sep 26 2014
On September 26, 2014, Bombardier announced that Macquarie AirFinance signed a firm purchase agreement for 40 CS300 aircraft and has taken options on an additional 10 aircraft. Macquarie AirFinance currently owns or manages 136 jet aircraft leased to 73 operators in 43 countries across six continents and will lease the CS300 aircraft onwards. Delivery of …
Sep 17 2014
On September 17, 2014 Republic Airways announced a fleet restructuring that will result in the removal of the Q400 from the airline’s fleet. The decision was announced in conjunction with an order for an additional 50 Embraer 175s to be added to the airline’s fleet. The airline intends to sub-lease 24 Q400s to Flybe and …