Poland’s Eurolot picks up option on six Q400s
Sept. 4, 2012, Toronto - Bombardier Aerospace says Warsaw-based Eurolot has picked up options on six Q400 NextGen airliners to increase its fleet to 14 of the aircraft.
September 4, 2012 By The Canadian Press
Based on current prices, this deal is worth approximately $190 million.
Eurolot placed an order in March for eight of the Q400 airliners with options to buy more. The first aircraft was delivered in mid-May.
Including this transaction, Bombardier has booked firm orders for 460 Q400 and Q400 NextGen turboprops, and delivered aircraft are in service with more than 40 operators in 33 countries.
Montreal-based Bombardier says these aircraft have carried more than 227 million passengers and have logged more than 3.5 million flight hours and over 3.8 million take-offs and landings.
The Q400 NextGen turboprop is built at Bombardier's Toronto facility.