Ex-Flybe Dash 8s Bound For Firefighting Duties

Conair aerial firefighting
Credit: Conair aerial firefighting
Canada’s Conair Group has bought 11 De Havilland Canada Dash 8-400 aircraft formerly operated by UK-based regional carrier Flybe for conversion to airtankers. Flybe ceased operations on March 5, 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic hit the UK’s shores, decimating passenger traffic. The aircraft were...

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