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De Havilland Announces Site in Alberta for New Production Facility

De Havilland announced today their new aircraft production facility will be in Wheatland County, Alberta, approximately 30 minutes east of Calgary. ( More...

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Colin Seftel 3
Good to read that the Dash-8 will be in production again.
Kevin Keswick 1
Toronto's loss is Calgary's gain. As a Canadian I am happy to hear about this exciting development.

Looks like we will see a restart of not only the Dash 8-400 but also the iconic Twin Otter an aircraft that is indispensable in places likes the Caribbean and the Maldives for island hopping.

The plant will also build a new water bomber ("super scooper"). The owner of the new company is Canada's wealthiest female billionaire and so there are some deep pockets behind this company.


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