RwandAir orders a single Bombardier Q400

RwandAir DHC-8-400 (09)(Flt)(Bombardier)(LRW)

RwandAir (Kigali) has signed a firm purchase agreement for one 67-seat Bombardier DHC-8-402 (Q400) NextGen turboprop airliner.

The new type will complement the existing Bombardier CRJ900s.

RwandAir will become the 12th operator of Q400 and Q400 NextGen aircraft in Africa, and its Q400 NextGen aircraft will join more than 40 Q400 and Q400 NextGen aircraft that are already in service with, or have been ordered by, 11 operators in nine countries in Africa.

Image: Bombardier.

RwandAir: AG Slide Show