Bombardier (Montreal and Toronto) today issued this statement about Qazaq Air (Almaty) becoming a new Q400 operator:
Bombardier Commercial Aircraft today welcomed Qazaq Air to the family of Q400 aircraft operators.
Qazaq Air, a subsidiary of Samruk Kazyna, Kazakhstan’s Sovereign Wealth Fund, has announced that it will launch domestic service in Kazakhstan with three Bombardier Q400 aircraft leased from Falcon Aviation Services LLC (Abu Dhabi).
Many of the 12 routes on which the Q400 aircraft will operate are not currently served by any other carrier.
The first aircraft to be painted is Bombardier DHC-8-402 (Q400) P4-NUR (msn 4494).
Emirates (Dubai) has decided to enter the Orlando market with a big impression. The fast-growing airline has decided to substitute the larger Airbus A380 for the regular Boeing 777-200 LR on the inaugural flight scheduled for September 1 according to Airline Route.
American Airlines (Dallas/Fort Worth) will soon begin operating the new Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner internationally from Los Angeles International Airport. The carrier will launch daily Los Angeles – Shanghai (Pudong) Boeing 787 service on October 5 followed by daily Los Angeles – Sao Paulo (Guarulhos) flights on November 5 per Airline Route.
Copyright Photo: SPA/AirlinersGallery.com. Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner N800AN (msn 40618) approaches the runway at London (Heathrow).
American Airlines aircraft slide show (new livery only):