April 23, 2013
RwandAir places firm order for dual-class Bombardier Q400 NextGen Airliner
Bombardier Aerospace and RwandAir of Kigali, Rwanda have signed a firm purchase agreement for one Q400 NextGen turboprop airliner. Based on the list price of the Q400 NextGen aircraft, the order is valued at approximately $33m. RwandAir will become the 12th operator of Q400 and Q400 NextGen aircraft in Africa, and its Q400 NextGen aircraft will join more than 40 Q400 and Q400 NextGen aircraft that are already in service with, or have been ordered by, 11 operators in nine countries in Africa.