Bombardier now has a Canadian customer for its Q400 turboprop. Canada's Hydro-Quebec began flying the turboprop as an employee shuttle on April 23 and has another on order. Based at Montreal, the aircraft will shuttle employees to five hydro-electric-generating sites in northern Quebec. This provincial utility company is the Canadian launch customer for the 72-seat Q400 and together with two Dash 8 series 300 aircraft replaces the company's fleet of four Convair 580 turboprops, ...


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