Canada’s WestJet (WS) has signed a conditional order for 20 Bombardier Q400 turboprops following last month’s letter of intent to purchase the aircraft for its new regional affiliate (ATW Daily News, May 1). The transaction also includes 25 options. The order is valued at approximately $683 million, which could increase to approximately $1.59 billion if the 25 options are converted to firm orders, according to a Bombardier statement. WS is set to launch a regional airline in the ...

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