Describing it as “non-core,” Bombardier announced Nov. 8 it will sell the Q400 regional turboprop program to Longview Aviation Capital, parent company of Canada’s Viking Air, which previously acquired the rights to out-of-production de Havilland Canada types and the Canadair CL-215/415 waterbomber from Bombardier. Bombardier will “continue to actively participate in the regional aircraft market with the scope-compliant CRJ while we explore strategic options for the ...


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