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Air Tanzania Orders Q400s  
User currently offlineFlying-Tiger From Germany, joined Aug 1999, 4195 posts, RR: 33
Posted (8 years 2 months 4 weeks 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 2420 times:

At least according to this article:

Sunday News; Sunday,November 11, 2007 @00:01

TWO out of the four planes the Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) has ordered from Canada as part of its plans to serve more local and regional routes would be delivered next month, it was learnt yesterday.

The ATCL Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Mr David Mattaka, told the 'Sunday News' that the national flag carrier would receive two used Dash8Q 300 next month and two brand new Dash8 Q 400 before the end of next year, all paid for by the government.


The financing for 5 A320s is currently being worked out.

Flown: A319/320/321,A332/3,A380,AT4,AT7,B732/3/4/5/7/8,B742/4,B762/763,B772,CR2,CR7,ER4,E70,E75,F50/70,M11,L15,S20
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User currently offlineYOWza From South Africa, joined Jul 2005, 5042 posts, RR: 14
Reply 1, posted (8 years 2 months 4 weeks 1 day 3 hours ago) and read 2346 times:

Maybe get some from SAS  Wink


User currently offlineMD90fan From Bahamas, joined Jul 2005, 2931 posts, RR: 6
Reply 2, posted (8 years 2 months 4 weeks 1 day 2 hours ago) and read 2338 times:

Looks like they want to be a real airline, good for them.

User currently offlineYVRLTN From Canada, joined Oct 2006, 2842 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (8 years 2 months 4 weeks 1 day ago) and read 2226 times:

Quoting MD90fan (Reply 2):
Looks like they want to be a real airline, good for them.

 checkmark  Some proper competition for PW. Would a Q400 have the legs to do JNB direct? As much as I love the 732, the A320 would be a great addition too for competing with SA, KQ & ET.

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User currently offlineAlessandro From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (8 years 2 months 4 weeks 1 day ago) and read 2215 times:

Probably got a good deal, safetywise the Q400 been good no fatalities since 1995.

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