Latvia’s airBaltic Increases its Firm C Series Order to 20 Bombardier CS300 Aircraft

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that Latvian flag carrier Air Baltic Corporation AS (airBaltic) has converted its remaining seven option aircraft to firm. This latest order brings airBaltic’s total firm order to 20 CS300 aircraft. This agreement follows the airline’s conversion of three option aircraft announced in February 2014. The original order for 10 firm … Czytaj dalej

Bombardier Reveals airBaltic as CS300 Aircraft’s First Operator

Dubai Airshow – Bombardier Commercial Aircraft confirmed today [08.11] that Riga, Latvia-based Air Baltic Corporation AS (airBaltic) will be the first customer to operate the CS300 aircraft when it takes delivery in the second half of 2016. The Latvian flag carrier has 13 CS300 aircraft on firm order and retains options for seven CS300 aircraft. … Czytaj dalej

Bombardier CS300 Aircraft Successfully Completes Maiden Flight

Another major milestone in Bombardier’s CSeries aircraft program was reached today with the maiden flight of the CS300 airliner. The technologically advanced CSeries aircraft will provide operators with an all-new family of single-aisle mainline jets specifically designed for the 100- to 149-seat market segment. The CS300 airliner – bearing Canadian registration markings C-FFDK – departed … Czytaj dalej

Transport Canada Issues Flight Permit for First CS300 Flight Test Vehicle and Bombardier Targets February 26 – 28 for First Flight

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that following a thorough inspection of the aircraft and a review of all the associated build documentation, Transport Canada inspectors have issued the flight permit that allows the first CS300 flight test vehicle to join the flight test program. Pending optimal weather conditions, the CS300 aircraft’s first flight is expected … Czytaj dalej

Existing Customer Signs Conditional Purchase Agreement for up to 13 Bombardier CS300 Aircraft

Bombardier Aerospace announced today that an existing customer, which has requested to remain unidentified at this time, has placed an additional conditional order for seven firm CS300 airliners as well as purchase rights for six additional CS300 aircraft. Based on the list price of the aircraft, a firm order for the seven CSeries aircraft would … Czytaj dalej