Bombardier Q400

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Bombardier Q400
FGAddon
Q400
Q400
Cockpit of the Bombardier Q400
Cockpit of the Bombardier Q400
Type Airliner, Regional Airliner
Configuration High wing aircraft
Propulsion Turboprop aircraft, Propeller aircraft
Manufacturer Bombardier Aerospace
Author(s)
  • Alex Park (Maverickalex)
  • Florian K
  • D-ECHO
FDM YASim
--aircraft= q400
dhc8-400-passenger
Status Production
 FDM Stars-3.png
 Systems Stars-4.png
 Cockpit Stars-5.png
 Model Stars-5.png
Development
 Website The website for the Bombardier Q400 developments.
 Repository The development repository of the Bombardier Q400.
Download Download the Bombardier Q400 aircraft package for the current stable release (2018.2).
Forum The FlightGear forum thread for the Bombardier Q400.
License GPLv2+

The Bombardier Q400, also known as the Bombardier Dash8 Q400, earlier DeHavilland Canada DHC8-400, is a short-haul twin-engine turboprop airliner originally build by DeHavilland Canada, now by Bombardier Aerospace. 90 Passengers can maximal seat in its cabin. According to Bombardier it can fly almost as fast as a jet while consuming less fuel. It uses two Pratt&Whitney 105A engines combined with six-blade propellers.


Development status

  • Exterior modelling 90}% completed mostly done, some details could be added as well as new Liveries
  • Interior modelling 90}% completed overall good, some details would be nice ;)
  • Cockpit modelling 80}% completed Quite well done although some panels are missing and not every switch is animated.
  • FDM 80}% completed Done as much as I'm able to. Maybe a JSBsim FDM later?
  • Systems 90}% completed I've done a big effort to get a realistic startup, but it still needs some work
The exterior of the Bombardier Q400 - mostly done
The Cabin of the Q400 - (better) textures are still needed

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