Top News on Bombardier

  • Airbus pushes for UK maritime patrol contest


    ​One of the potential bidders for a future UK maritime patrol aircraft requirement is calling on the Ministry of Defence to hold a competition, rather than “rush in” to a sole-source deal to buy Boeing’s 737-based P-8.


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Boeing seeks first customers for MSA


    Boeing’s maritime surveillance aircraft (MSA) was only a concept when the company announced the programme’s launch at...


  • FARNBOROUGH: Flybe to maintain RAF A400M fleet


    Flybe’s technical arm is to maintain the UK Royal Air Force’s on-order Airbus A400M military transport fleet.


  • FARNBOROUGH: Production lessons learned on 787 – McNerney


    Boeing has learned lessons from its ill-fated decision to outsource so much of the 787’s design and production to...


  • News Listings for Bombardier

  • Alaska warns of unit revenue pressure as competition mounts

    News | 24 Jul 2014 17:56 | Edward Russell

    ​Alaska Air Group is warning of lower than expected passenger unit revenue growth, as it adds a significant amount of capacity at its Seattle/Tacoma International airport hub to defend against competitive incursions by Delta Air Lines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Alaska-warns-of-unit-revenue-pressure-as-competition-mounts-402000/
  • Austrian expands Q400 fleet with former Augsburg aircraft

    News | 24 Jul 2014 14:29 | Michael Gubisch

    Austrian Airlines is taking over former Augsburg Airways aircraft to expand its Bombardier Q400 fleet.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Austrian-expands-Q400-fleet-with-former-Augsburg-aircraft-401910/
  • Strategic Air Finance to acquire seven ex-Pluna CRJ900s

    News | 24 Jul 2014 12:04 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Miami-based Strategic Air Finance has signed a letter of intent to acquire seven Bombardier CRJ900s from the Uruguayan government in a $77 million transaction, according to local reports indicate.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Strategic-Air-Finance-to-acquire-seven-ex-Pluna-CRJ900s-401978/
  • Garuda closes EDC financing on final CRJ1000

    News | 24 Jul 2014 10:56 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Garuda Indonesia financed its last Bombardier CRJ1000 unit from its orderbook with the Canadian manufacturer through its July 2012 Export Development Canada’s $135 million loan facility.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Garuda-closes-EDC-financing-on-final-CRJ1000-401973/
  • Flybe to start London City-Aberdeen route after BA exit

    News | 24 Jul 2014 10:55 | Oliver Clark

    ​Flybe is to start a new service between London City and Aberdeen from October, filling the gap left by BA’s exit from the route.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flybe-to-start-London-City-Aberdeen-route-after-BA-exit-401964/
  • GMF passes Airbus remote training centre audit

    News | 24 Jul 2014 02:29 | Firdaus Hashim

    ​GMF AeroAsia has passed an Airbus Remote Training Centre (ARTC) audit conducted by the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/GMF-passes-Airbus-remote-training-centre-audit-401951/