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de Havilland Canada DHC-8-300 specs
Last updated: 8 August 2013
Manufacturer:de Havilland Canada
Country: Canada
ICAO Type designator:DH8C
First flight:15 May 1987
Entry into service:27 February 1989
Production ended: 2008
Production total:267
Series: DHC-8-300: Series 100/200 with fuselage stretched 3.43 metres (11.3 ft)
DHC-8-300 MPA: Series 300 upgraded for maritime surveillance
DHC-8-300Q: Series 300 with Active Noise and Vibration System (ANVS)
Propulsion:2 turboprop engines
Maximum certificated number of passengers:56
Maximum certificated take-off mass:19505 kg
ICAO Mass group:3
Design Service Objective:60000 flights
Design Service Objective:80000 flight hours

de Havilland Canada DHC-8-300 photo

de Havilland Canada DHC-8-300 file photo (photo: Aviation Safety Network archives)