The Last De Havilland Aircraft out of Downsview Airport

DALLAS – The final Bombardier/De Havilland Canada (DHC) plane has taken off from Downsview Airport (YZD). On June 17, C-FJJA flew from YZD to Calgary, marking the end of an era at the airport.

Downsview Airport is located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada’s North York area. It has been a testing facility for Bombardier Aerospace since 1994, when it was an airfield and then an air force base. Bombardier sold the facility and manufacturing factory, and its future is uncertain.

The airfield served as a test location for several well-known De Havilland and Avro Canada aircraft, including the Beaver, Twin Otter, and read more ⇒

Source:: “Airways Magazine”

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *