Operator News / by Erik Johannesson

Ryukyu Air Commuter Ends Q300 Operations

Okinawa based Ryukyu Air Commuter has announced the end of Q300 operations, expected to occur on 31-Jan-2018. A commemorative charter flight is planned for 01-Feb-2018. The company has operated five DHC-8's over the years, four 100 series, and the single -300, JA8936.

The legacy DHC-8's have been replaced by five combi configured Q400's, the latest one of which arrived in Okinawa in December.