The DH8D is a 4 place alphanumeric code used by air traffic controllers to identify the Bombardier Q400 turboprop aircraft. The DH8D is also known as the DeHavilland Dash-8-400, the largest Dash-8 aircraft. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) designates the alphanumeric code for the Bombardier Q400. Overall the DH8D is one of the fastest turboprop aircraft built, traveling at 415 mph at cruise speeds.
To Learn more about the DH8D (Known as the Bombardier Q400 or De Havilland Canada Dash-8-400) Visit the following Bombardier Q400 pages on the FlyRadius Website:
Information about the DH8D Turboprop:
The DH8D Turboprop is currently built at Bombardier's Facility located on the Toronto Downsview airport. The DH8D Turboprop engines are powered by the Pratt & Whitney Canada PW150A engine. The DH8D engine, PW150A, is specifically made for the DH8D Turboprop Aircraft and is not used on any other aircraft.
DH8D Turboprop Interior:
The DH8D Interior has been upgraded by Bombardier as part of the Bombardier Q400 Nextgen or De Havilland Dash-8-400 Nextgen turboprop. To learn more about the DH8D interior visit the Bombardier Q400 Interior page.
DH8D Aircraft Safety Record:
DH8D Aircraft Price:
DH8D Seating Plan and the DH8D Seat Map - Seating Configuration:
DH8D Landing Gear:
Here on FlyRadius, you can learn about the DH8D landing gear. To get the full details on the DH8D landing gear visit our Bombardier Q400 Landing Gear page. This page has detailed information on the operation of the DH8D landing gear and some of the DH8D landing gear problems.
DH8D Propeller - Dowty R408:
The DH8D propeller is the Dowty R408 a six blade propeller built by Dowty a GE Aviation company. To learn more about the DH8D Turboprop propeller visit our Bombardier Q400 Propeller - Dowty R408 page, which has the specifications, dimensions, and details on the DH8D Propellers.
DH8D Cockpit and Flight Deck:
The DH8D Cockpit - Flight Deck has 5 LCD screens displaying all the avionics information. To get the full details on the DH8D Cockpit and Flight Deck visit the Bombardier Q400 Cockpit - Flight Deck page.
The DH8D range is around 1,756 sm (Statute Miles) depending on the configuration of the DH8D aircraft. To learn about the full details on the DH8D turboprop range go to the Bombardier Q400 Range page on our site.
DH8D Type Rating:
The DH8D type rating is offered by many companies worldwide, with FlightSafety International being the main provider of the DH8D type rating. To get the full facts on the DH8D turboprop type rating go to the Bombardier Q400 type rating page.
To learn all about the DH8D turboprop use the Bombardier Q400 Information pages because the DH8D is the Bombardier Q400.