Porter Airlines will launch service between its Toronto City Centre base and Newark beginning March 31 with seven daily flights. It marks the startup regional's first foray into the US. Porter initially ordered up to 10 Q400s, six of which are in operation. It recently exercised options for two additional Q400s for delivery in early 2009.

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