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Spicejet’s next Q400 is seen below in full c/s on 29-Aug-2018 with thanks to Ken Swartz.

 Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo ©

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo ©


85 - DHC-8-102 C-GJSV Wasaya Airways Ltd., Thunder Bay, ON

Registered to North Bay Leasing Inc., North Bay, ON 11-Oct-2018.


160 - DHC-8-102 XA-UQY Transportes Aéreos Terrestres S.A., Durango [Goldcorp Inc.]

Registered to K. Dawson & Associates Inc., Sidney, BC 02-Oct-2018 as C-GOKN. Aircraft is parked at North Bay, ON.


234 - DHC-8-311 2-ELIX Elix Aviation Capital, Dublin [Elix Assets 2]

Registered 30-Aug-2018. Flew Muskoka, ON - Goose Bay, NL - Keflavik - Prestwick - Luxembourg - Corfu - Sharm el Sheikh 03/04-Oct-2018 on delivery to Silverstone Air Services.


4019 - DHC-8-402 2-CAUL Aerocentury Corp., Burlingame, CA

Has been acquired by Voyageur Avparts Inc., North Bay, ON for reduction to parts.


4053 - DHC-8-402 N410QX Horizon Air Inc., Seattle, WA [Horizon Air Industries]

Flew Portland, OR - Tucson, AZ 19-Apr-2018; to Wells Fargo Trust Company, Salt Lake City, UT 30-May-2018.


4055 - DHC-8-402 N411QX Horizon Air Inc., Seattle, WA [Horizon Air Industries]

Flew Portland, OR - Tucson, AZ 15-May-2018; to Wells Fargo Trust Company, Salt Lake City, UT 17-Aug-2018.


4060 - DHC-8-402 N413QX Horizon Air Inc., Seattle, WA [Horizon Air Industries]

Flew Portland, OR - Tucson, AZ 14-Jul-2018; to Wells Fargo Trust Company, Salt Lake City, UT 17-Aug-2018.


4061 - DHC-8-402 N414QX Horizon Air Inc., Seattle, WA [Horizon Air Industries]

Flew Portland, OR - Tucson, AZ 07-Aug-2018; to Wells Fargo Trust Company, Salt Lake City, UT 24-Aug-2018.


4078 - DHC-8-402 5N-BPT Aero Contractors Nigeria, Lagos

Aircraft was torn down for parts by 3 Points Aviation in Nigeria in late 2017.


4079 - DHC-8-402 5N-BPU Aero Contractors Nigeria, Lagos

Updating entry for 14-Jun-2018; after arriving in Toronto, ON 13-Jun-2018 the aircraft was then flown to Arnprior, ON where it is being torn down for parts by 3 Points Aviation.


4083 - DHC-8-402 N416QX Horizon Air Inc., Seattle, WA [Horizon Air Industries]

Flew Portland, OR - Tucson, AZ 03-Aug-2018; is expected to be torn down for parts by 3 Points Aviation.


4107 - DHC-8-402 N691UA Unical Aviation Inc., City of Industry, CA

Updating entry for 03-Aug-2018; flew Kagoshima - Sapporo - Petropavlovsk - Nome, AK - Anchorage, AK - Everett, WA - San Bernardino, CA 10/12-Oct-2018.


4159 - DHC-8-402 VP-BOS DAC Aviation Ltd., Nairobi

Flew Malta - Hurghada 02-Oct-2018 on delivery; aircraft is still in blue Yakutia c/s. It had arrived in Malta back on 15-Nov-2017.


4334 - DHC-8-402 ET-ANY Ethiopian Airlines, Addis Ababa

Aircraft was torn down for parts by 3 Points Aviation on the ground in Ethiopia. On 24-Oct-2016 it collided with 3 warthogs, and overran the runway on take-off from Dire Dawa.


4428 - DHC-8-402 ET-AQE Ethiopian Airlines, Addis Ababa

Flew Addis Ababa - N’djamena 30-Sep-2018 on lease to Tchadia.


4586 - DHC-8-402 C-GAGO Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Noted at Toronto-Downsview, ON 29-Aug-2018 in primer, as seen below.

 Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo ©

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo ©


4588 - DHC-8-402 C-GBGC Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Noted at Toronto-Downsview, ON 29-Aug-2018 in primer, as seen below.

 Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo ©

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo ©


4589 - DHC-8-402 C-. . . . Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Noted at Toronto-Downsview, ON 29-Aug-2018 in primer, as seen below

 Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo ©

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo ©


4590 - DHC-8-402 C-. . . . Bombardier Inc., Montréal, QC

Noted at Toronto-Downsview, ON 29-Aug-2018 in primer, as seen below

 Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo ©

Kenneth I. Swartz/Aeromedia Communications Photo ©