Since this picture has been taken, it has been announced that the QX fleet will lose the Horizon branding in favor of the Alaska airlines scheme.
Just starting to roll for takeoff during a storm that ended up dropping up to 2 feet of snow in parts of Reno with 14 inches being reported at the airport itself.
A QX Q400....not something found on the east coast.
Departing from RWY 22. [1600 pix]
Special Colors of Montana State University.