Jun 12, 2017: Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced that it has completed a firm order for five Q400 aircraft with an undisclosed customer. The order is valued at approximately $162 million U.S.
“We are pleased to announce this new Q400 sale as it is further acknowledgement of the aircraft’s unmatched performance, operational flexibility, industry-leading economics and passenger comfort. The Q400 is clearly the most versatile turboprop solution for airlines,” said Fred Cromer, president, Bombardier Commercial Aircraft.
The Q400 aircraft is unusually versatile and can be adapted to a variety of business models. Besides the standard single-class configuration, Q400 aircraft are available with an optional dual-class interior for improved passenger comfort; in an optional extra-capacity configuration offering up to 90 seats for higher-density markets; and in a cargo-passenger combi configuration.