Viking at the 2016 Farnborough Airshow

Jun 28, 2016

Viking is proud to be exhibiting at this year’s Farnborough International Airshow, joining over 1500 exhibitors at one of the world’s largest airshows. From July 11th to 17th, Viking representatives will be onsite with a new Series 400 Twin Otter available for viewing on aircraft static display. This is the best opportunity for prospective Twin Otter operators to meet with Viking and view the Series 400 in person, so please book in advance at the link below to confirm a meeting time:

Book a Meeting

The Farnborough Airshow is open to trade and industry visitors throughout the week, and open to the general public on July 16th and 17th. Held every two years, the Farnborough Airshow is one of the world’s premiere airshows, attracting exhibitors and delegates from all sectors of the aerospace industry, from military to commercial and cargo transport.

About Viking Air Limited:

Headquartered in Victoria, BC, Viking is the global leader in utility aircraft services, and the manufacturer of the world-renowned Series 400 Twin Otter. Viking is the Original Type Certificate holder for all out-of-production de Havilland aircraft, DHC-1 through the DHC-7, and provides exclusive spare parts manufacturing and product support for the legacy de Havilland fleet. In 2007, Viking launched the Twin Otter Series 400 production program, and to date new Viking aircraft have sold to 30 countries worldwide.

In 2016, Viking acquired the Type Certificates (manufacturing rights) for the Canadair CL-215, CL-215T, and CL-415 aircraft. With this transfer, Viking assumed responsibility for all product support for the global fleet of 170 aerial firefighters.

Viking is managed by Longview Aviation Capital and forms part of the portfolio of a prominent Canadian family investment firm that maintains a long-term investment horizon and is one of the leading investors in the Canadian aviation industry.

Information Contact

Robert Mauracher
Viking Air Ltd.
Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing
Phone: +1.250.656.7227

Media Contact

Angela Murray
Viking Air Ltd.
Corporate Communications
Phone: +1.250.656.7227

 

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