De Havilland Canada OKs Turboprop-Powered DHC-515 Production

DHC-515 concept.
Credit: DeHavilland Canada
De Havilland Canada has approved a three-year-old proposal to start building a new water bomber called the DHC-515 Firefighter, and forecasts making 23 deliveries by the end of the decade. Formerly known as the CL-515 First Responder, the DHC-515 builds on the configuration of the piston-powered CL...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

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