Summit Air adds Avro RJ100 aircraft to fleet

    Summit Air has added a second Avro RJ100 aircraft to its fleet to support its growing business in western Canada. Summit Air’s fleet is now comprised of two Avro RJ100 and two RJ85 aircraft as well as four ATR 72 aircraft. Chief operating officer Lane Zirnhelt said: “We have been operating our Avro RJ85 and RJ100 aircraft out of Yellowknife, Edmonton and Calgary for the past three years and the aircraft have been well-received by the market. The additional Avro RJ100 aircraft provides us with additional capacity, as well as operational redundancy”. [more – original PR]