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  • CSeries on track for first flight in June, says Bombardier

    The Bombardier CSeries flight test vehicle (FTV-1) is on schedule to make its first flight by June. "The first CSeries aircraft is on target for its...

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  • Bombardier appears to name Odyssey as CSeries customer

    Bombardier appears to have identified Odyssey Airlines as the previously undisclosed customer behind a CSeries order,...

  • Porter CSeries order may open Toronto Billy Bishop to jets

    Porter Airlines' order for up to 30 Bombardier CS100 aircraft, which is worth up to $2.29 billion, is welcome news for...

  • ANALYSIS: Air Canada feels pressure on US routes

    Air Canada is seeing some compression to its yield on services to the northeast USA, even as it ramps up flights to the...

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  • FARNBOROUGH: Porter happy with CSeries flight-test results

    News | 16 Jul 2014 11:14 | Edward Russell

    Porter Airlines chief executive Robert Deluce says the carrier is “happy with the flight-test results” from Bombardier’s CSeries programme, even with the current pause following an uncontrolled engine failure on a test airframe in June.
  • FARNBOROUGH: Porter hopes for Billy Bishop deal in early 2015

    News | 16 Jul 2014 10:11 | Edward Russell

    Porter Airlines plans to seek final approval for a plan to expand Billy Bishop Toronto City airport from the city council in the first half of 2015, says chief executive Robert Deluce.
  • FARNBOROUGH: CSeries faces new questions on eve of Farnborough

    News | 07 Jul 2014 09:30 | Stephen Trimble

    Not unlike the eve of the Paris air show last year, Bombardier enters the biannual industry gathering at Farnborough with a suspenseful silence hovering over the CSeries programme.
  • WestJet continues to eye Atlantic Canada for Encore expansion

    News | 30 Jun 2014 19:14 | Edward Russell

    ​WestJet continues to see Atlantic Canada as the “next logical step” for expansion of its regional subsidiary Encore, as the Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 operator continues to march across Canada.
  • IATA: EDC provides commitments for CSeries orders

    News | 02 Jun 2014 04:36 | Edward Russell

    ​Export Development Canada (EDC) has provided commitments for a number of Bombardier CSeries orders, says Bombardier Aerospace president Guy Hachey.
  • ANALYSIS: Sydney's airport dilemma

    News | 30 Apr 2014 12:28 | David Knibb

    Australia’s announcement of the site for Sydney’s second airport may end a decades-long debate, but it is only the first of many questions still facing one of the country’s most contentious projects.