June 29, 2022
Dash 8

6/20/1983: Maiden Flight of the Venerable Dash 8

This is the story of the prototype de Havilland Canada (DHC) Dash 8-100.

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Airports Bombardier

The Last De Havilland Aircraft out of Downsview Airport

The final Bombardier/De Havilland Canada (DHC) plane has taken off from Downsview Airport (YZD), marking the end of an era.

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Today in Aviation

Today in Aviation: First Flight Airline Shuttle America

MIAMI – Today in Aviation, a new low-cost commuter airline Shuttle America (S5) made its maiden flight in 1998, established by CEO David Hackett. His aim was to offer high-frequency, direct flights between underserved cities on the eastern seaboard. Operations began with a fleet of three De Havilland Dash 8-300s, painted in a smart patriotic […]

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