Bombardier Q400. Courtesy, Bombardier Russia’s Yakutia Airlines has taken delivery of its first Bombardier Q400 aircraft. The Yakutsk-based carrier has become first operator of the type in Russia and the CIS. It has three Q400s on order, which it plans to use on regional routes in Russia’s northeast. Yakutia CEO Ivan Prostit said the Q400 turboprop was selected because of its “high speed, which will allow us to cover long sectors, its ability to operate on unpaved ...

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