Ontario Express began flying in July 1987. The airline introduced the Jetstream (and the ATR 42) types into Canada. This aircraft was delivered February 24, 1988 and returned to the Royal Bank of Canada in February 1994 as Canadian Regional Airlines combined the operations of Onrario Express and Time Air.
Delivered to Ontario Express via the Royal Bank June 2, 1986. Returned to the bank February 1994, the Jetstream was sold to Environmental Mapping Service in December 1994 and registered N22746. November 2012 it was sold to Links Air in the UK and is active as G-CONY.