Aircraft News / by Erik Johannesson

176 - DHC-8-102 N975HA Piedmont Airlines, Salisbury, MD

To Avmax Aircraft Leasing Inc., Calgary, AB [WFBNW] 16-Dec-2017; ferried Salisbury, MD - Sturgis, MI - Aberdeen, SD - Great Falls, MT 21-Dec-2017 on delivery.


190 - DHC-8-301 C-GVTA Jazz Aviation LP, Enfield, NS

Registered to World Wide Ferry Ltd., Mississauga, ON 27-Dec-2017 and registration cancelled 28-Dec-2017 on export to U.S.A. as N301K.


216 - DHC-8-311 C-FUQZ Regional 1 Airlines, Calgary, AB

Registered 22-Dec-2017, ex TT-DAC.


228 - DHC-8-102 N805EX Piedmont Airlines, Salisbury, MD

To Avmax Aircraft Leasing Inc., Calgary, AB [WFBNW] 16-Dec-2017; ferried Salisbury, MD - Sturgis, MI - Aberdeen, SD - Great Falls, MT 26-Dec-2017 on delivery.


263 - DHC-8-102 N806EX Piedmont Airlines, Salisbury, MD

To Avmax Aircraft Leasing Inc., Calgary, AB [WFBNW] 16-Dec-2017; ferried Salisbury, MD - Sturgis, MI - Aberdeen, SD - Great Falls, MT 28-Dec-2017 on delivery.


305 - DHC-8-314 C-FIDL Regional 1 Airlines, Calgary, AB

Flew Calgary-Int'l, AB - Thunder Bay, ON 10-Dec-2017 for North Star operation, and returned Thunder Bay, ON - Regina, SK - Calgary-Int'l, AB 16-Dec-2017. The following day it positioned Calgary-Int'l, AB - Saskatoon, SK to operate for West Wind Aviation replacing the grounded ATR-42 fleet.  (West Wind's operating certificate was subsequently suspended by Transport Canada on 22-Dec-2017)


489 - DHC-8-311 C-GUZX Regional 1 Airlines, Calgary, AB

Flew Thunder Bay, ON - Winnipeg, MB - Calgary-Int'l, AB 21-Dec-2017 on completion of North Star operation.


548 - DHC-8-311 C-GAQN North Cariboo Flying Service, Fort St. John, BC

Flew Calgary-Int'l, AB - Saskatoon, SK 18-Dec-2017 for operation on behalf of West Wind Aviation, returning to Calgary 20-Dec-2017. (West Wind's operating certificate was subsequently suspended by Transport Canada on 22-Dec-2017)


4124 - DHC-8-402 D-ABQN LGW - Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter, Dortmund

Flew Düsseldorf - Rome-Fiumicino 15-Dec-2017 for painting, and returned back to Düsseldorf 23-Dec-2017 all white with Eurowings titles.


4198 - DHC-8-402 D-ABQQ LGW - Luftfahrtgesellschaft Walter, Dortmund

Flew Düsseldorf - Rome-Fiumicino 15-Dec-2017 for painting, and returned back to Düsseldorf 23-Dec-2017 all white with Eurowings titles.


4554 - DHC-8-402 N683WP Elix Aviation Capital, Dublin [WFBNW]

Flew Toronto-Pearson, ON - Muskoka, ON 30-Dec-2017.


4573 - DHC-8-402 5Y-JXC Jambojet, Nairobi

Flew Toronto-Downsview, ON - Goose Bay, NL - Keflavík - Exeter - Malta - Aswan - Nairobi 15/17-Dec-2017 on delivery.


4574 - DHC-8-402 C-FWVB Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Test flown 20-Dec-2017 as BBA3; to ET-AUZ and flew Toronto-Downsview, ON - Goose Bay, NL - Narsarsuaq - Keflavík - London-Stansted - Rome-Fiumicino - Cairo - Addis Ababa 23/25-Dec-2017 on delivery. Aircraft is owned by Chorus Aviation Capital, and leased to Ethiopian.


4575 - DHC-8-402 C-FWUX Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Rolled out of paint shop 23-Dec-2017 in Ethiopian Airlines c/s. To ET-AVA and flew Toronto-Downsview, ON - Goose Bay, NL - Keflavík - London-Stansted - Rome-Fiumicino - Cairo - Addis Ababa 29/31-Dec-2017 on delivery. Aircraft is owned by Chorus Aviation Capital, and leased to Ethiopian.