PurePower® PW1500G Certified for CSeries

PurePower® PW1500G Certified for CSeries

Bombardier Aerospace and Pratt & Whitney announced today that Pratt & Whitney has successfully achieved Transport Canada type certification of its first PurePower Geared Turbofan™ engine – the PW1500G engine that will power Bombardier’s CSeries aircraft. Pratt & Whitney has conducted over 4,000 hours of rigorous engine testing since the initial...

Russia’s Ilyushin Purchase CSeries

Russia’s Ilyushin Purchase CSeries

Bombardier Aerospace announced today that Moscow-based, national leasing company, Ilyushin Finance Co. (IFC), has signed a purchase agreement to acquire 32 CS300 aircraft and options for an additional 10 CS300 aircraft. The transaction, which follows a letter of intent signed by IFC in 2011, is subject to approval by the company’s shareholders. A signing...

Bombardier Receives Orders for Six Learjet 75

Bombardier Receives Orders for Six Learjet 75

Bombardier Aerospace announced today that it has received orders for a total of six Learjet 75 business jets from an undisclosed customer. The transaction is valued at approximately $81 million US based on the 2012 list price for typically equipped aircraft. The Learjet 75 jet features the pioneering Bombardier Vision Flight Deck with an interior influenced by...

Bombardier TWINDEXX Double-Deck Trains

Bombardier TWINDEXX Double-Deck Trains

TWINDEXX is a double-deck train that is specially designed by Bombardier Transportation for Swiss Federal Railways (SBB). The rolling stock was designed in response to SBB’s proposals to launch an intercity high-speed express train. The trains proved to be the feasible choice for long-distance intercity transport on SBB’s existing routes with short...

Bombardier Delivers First Global Jet

Bombardier Delivers First Global Jet

Bombardier Aerospace announced that it delivered NetJets first Signature Series Global 6000 jet at a special ceremony in Montréal at Bombardier’s Global Completion Centre, the first jet is now on its way to entering service. The Global 6000 jet’s unrivalled cabin size and levels of comfort combined with an optional stand-up shower and the Bombardier Vision...