BBD Bombardier press releases

March 21, 2016TransportationPress Release

Bombardier to Provide an Additional 60 TWINDEXX Vario Double-Deck Coaches to Israel Railways

Bombardier Transportation announced today that it will provide an additional 60 BOMBARDIER TWINDEXX Vario double-deck coaches to Israel Railways (ISR)

March 21, 2016Business AircraftPress Release

Bombardier WAVE High-speed Ka-band Wi-Fi Service for Global 5000 and Global 6000 Aircraft Receives Transport Canada Certification

Bombardier Business Aircraft announced today that its Bombardier WAVE ultra-high-speed in-flight connectivity and productivity solution

March 15, 2016Bombardier Inc.Business AircraftPress Release

Bombardier and SmartSky Networks Team Up to Offer Hardware Sales and Installation for SmartSky 4G Network

Bombardier Business Aircraft is pleased to announce that its Service Centre Network team will provide hardware sales and installations for SmartSky 4G…

March 14, 2016TransportationOther News

Even faster, even more comfortable: Travelling with the Frecciarossa 1000

The Frecciarossa has heralded a new age of exceptionally fast journeys across Italy.

March 8, 2016Business AircraftPress Release

Bombardier’s Challenger 650 Business Aircraft Receives EASA

Bombardier, the world’s leading business aircraft manufacturer, announced today that its Challenger 650 aircraft has received full

March 7, 2016Commercial AircraftPress Release

Bombardier C Series Aircraft Route-proving Takes Off in Europe

Bombardier announced that it has commenced CS100 aircraft route-proving exercises in Europe.

March 2, 2016Commercial AircraftPress Release

Bombardier and Hawker Pacific Extend Authorized Service Facility Agreement for Q Series Aircraft

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that it has extended its Authorized Service Facility (ASF) agreement with Hawker Pacific.

March 1, 2016Commercial AircraftPress Release

Air Inuit to be Launch Customer for Bombardier Q300 Freighter with a Large Cargo Door

Bombardier and Air Inuit Ltd. announced that they are working together on a passenger-to-freighter conversion for the Q300 turboprop aircraft.

February 24, 2016Business AircraftPress Release

Bombardier Marks Major Milestone with Delivery of 75th Learjet 75 Aircraft to Aurora Jet Partners

Bombardier Business Aircraft and Aurora Jet Partners of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada joined forces today to mark a major milestone in business aviation…

February 17, 2016Bombardier Inc.Press Release

Bombardier Announces Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter and the Year Ended December 31, 2015

Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) today reported its financial results for the fourth quarter and the year ended December 31, 2015.

February 17, 2016Business AircraftPress Release

Zetta Jet Firms Up Orders for Two Global 6000 Business Jets and Adds Options for Two Others

Bombardier Business Aircraft announced today that fast-growing private jet operator Zetta Jet has exercised options for a total of two Global 6000 ultra-long…

February 17, 2016Commercial AircraftPress Release

Air Canada and Bombardier Sign a Landmark Order for up to 75 Bombardier C Series Aircraft

Bombardier & Air Canada announced that the parties have signed a LOI for the sale and purchase of up to 75 C Series aircraft.

February 17, 2016Commercial AircraftPress Release

Bombardier Introduces the World’s Only 90-Seat Turboprop

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft today again demonstrated the unique versatility of the Q400 aircraft by introducing the world’s only commercial turboprop…

February 16, 2016TransportationPress Release

Bombardier to Supply Four Additional Regio 2N Double-Deck EMUs for Brittany in France

Bombardier announced that the French National Railway Company has exercised an option for four additional eight-car Regio 2N double deck EMU.

February 16, 2016Commercial AircraftPress Release

Bombardier and SWISS Advance on CS100 Aircraft’s Entry-into-Service Activities

C Series aircraft program is making excellent progress as the CS100 aircraft readies for delivery and entry-into-service (EIS).

February 15, 2016TransportationPress Release

Alstom-Bombardier Consortium Awarded Signalling Contract for the Barcelona Suburban Network

An Alstom-Bombardier consortium has won a contract to supply ERTMS signalling systems and 20 years of maintenance services in the area of Barcelona.

February 15, 2016Business AircraftPress Release

Bombardier’s Singapore Service Centre Continues to Expand its Capabilities

Bombardier Business Aircraft’s Singapore Service Centre continues to show impressive growth as it continues to expand its capabilities and capacity.

February 13, 2016Commercial AircraftPress Release

Bombardier’s all-new CS100 Aircraft Kicks off Worldwide Demonstration Tours with First Stop in the Kingdom of Bahrain

Bombardier announced that its recently-certified CS100 aircraft in the livery of first operator SWISS kicked off demo tours, its first stop will be Bahrain.

February 12, 2016Commercial AircraftPress Release

PSA Airlines Welcomes its 100th Bombardier CRJ Series Jetliner Operated for American Airlines

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft and PSA Airlines, Inc. announced today that the airline’s fleet has grown to 100 CRJ Series regional jets.

February 12, 2016Commercial AircraftPress Release

Bombardier and PSA Airlines Extend Heavy Maintenance Agreement for the Airline’s Fleet of CRJ Series Aircraft

Bombardier announced that Bombardier Services Corporation & PSA Airlines have signed a heavy maintenance agreement, extending the current agreement by 2 years.

February 12, 2016TransportationPress Release

Bombardier Wins Order to Supply Light Rail Transit System for City of Edmonton’s Valley Line in Canada

Bombardier Transportation, as part of TransEd Partners, has been awarded a contract for the Valley Line LRT in Edmonton, Alberta.

February 11, 2016Bombardier Inc.TransportationPress Release

Bombardier closes the sale of a 30% stake in Bombardier Transportation to CDPQ

Bombardier closed today the previously-announced acquisition by CDPQ of a $1.5 billion convertible share investment in Bombardier Transportation’s newly…

February 10, 2016Bombardier Inc.Press Release

Bombardier to report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results on February 17, 2016

Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) will publish its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2015 financial results on Wednesday, February 17, 2016, and will hold a live webcast…

February 9, 2016Business AircraftPress Release

Bombardier Appoints Chris Milligan as Vice President Services Sales and Authorized Service Facilities

Bombardier Business Aircraft announced today that 19-year company veteran Chris Milligan has been appointed Vice President, Services Sales and Authorized

February 9, 2016Commercial AircraftPress Release

GE Capital Aviation Services Leases Three New Bombardier Q400 Aircraft to Air Berlin to Increase the Airline’s Q400 Aircraft Fleet to 20

Commercial Aircraft congratulated Air Berlin on its lease of three Q400 aircraft from GECAS. Part of order announced on December 31, 2014.

February 9, 2016TransportationPress Release

Bombardier Transportation and Bozankaya Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement for Local Manufacturing in Turkey

Bombardier to work with local partner Bozankaya for production of high speed trains in Turkey for the Turkish rail market

February 7, 2016Commercial AircraftPress Release

Bombardier C Series Aircraft and Challenger 650 Business Jet Make Asia-Pacific Debut at Singapore Airshow 2016

Bombardier announced today its upcoming presence at Asia’s biggest airshow with an impressive line-up of aircraft for the static display.

January 25, 2016Business AircraftPress Release

Bombardier’s Singapore Service Centre Congratulates Singapore Polytechnic on the Opening of its AeroHub

Bombardier Business Aircraft is pleased to congratulate Singapore Polytechnic on the grand opening of its AeroHub.

January 25, 2016TransportationPress Release

Bombardier Appoints Laurent Bouyer as President of Bombardier Transportation France

Bombardier Transportation announced today the appointment of Laurent Bouyer as President of Bombardier Transportation France.

January 19, 2016Commercial AircraftPress Release

Bombardier’s All-new C Series Aircraft Program Starts Ramp-up to Full Production and SWISS Pilots Kick Off C Series Aircraft Flight Training

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that its all-new C Series aircraft program has begun the ramp-up to full production.

January 14, 2016Bombardier Inc.Press Release

Bombardier Appoints New Vice President, Investor Relations

Bombardier Inc. announced today the appointment of Patrick Ghoche as Vice President, Investor Relations, effective January 18, 2016.

January 14, 2016TransportationOther News

Digital Technology: Shaped to Perfection

Bombardier takes advantage of virtual reality to launch vehicles more quickly and to accelerate product development.

January 13, 2016Business AircraftPress Release

Bombardier Business Aircraft Implementing Business Model Enhancements to Solidify its Long-term Profitability

Bombardier Business Aircraft continues to restructure and enhance its business model to improve long-term profitability.

January 13, 2016Business AircraftPress Release

Bombardier and TAG Aeronautics Reach Agreement to End Sales Representative and Distribution Relationship in 21 Countries

Bombardier and TAG Aeronautics have amicably elected to end their contractual agreements.

January 5, 2016TransportationPress Release

Bombardier Wins Order to Supply Light Rail Vehicles in Guadalajara, Mexico

Bombardier Transportation announced today that it has won an order from the Electric Urban Train System of Guadalajara (SITEUR) to supply 12 LRVs

December 31, 2015Commercial AircraftPress Release

Bombardier Delivers its First Q400 Cargo-Combi Aircraft to Okinawa-based Ryukyu Air Commuter

Bombardier and Ryukyu Air Commuter of Okinawa announced the delivery of the very first Q400 cargo-combi aircraft. The aircraft is one of five ordered by RAC.

December 31, 2015Commercial AircraftPress Release

China Express Airlines Orders 10 More Bombardier CRJ900 Jetliners

Bombardier announced that China Express Airlines has placed a firm order for 10 CRJ900 regional jets, raising its total orders for this model of aircraft to 38.

December 29, 2015Commercial AircraftPress Release

Ethiopian Airlines to Increase Bombardier Q400 Turboprop Fleet with a Follow-on Order for Two Aircraft

Bombardier and Ethiopian Airlines announced today that they have signed a firm purchase agreement for two additional Q400 turboprop airliners.

December 22, 2015TransportationPress Release

Bombardier to Supply Six Additional FLEXITY Swift Vehicles for Rotterdam

Bombardier announced today that it has received an order to supply six BOMBARDIER FLEXITY Swift Light Rail Vehicles (LRVs) to the Rotterdam Transport Company.

December 22, 2015Commercial AircraftPress Release

Bombardier CS100 Aircraft’s Full-Flight Simulator and Flight Training Device Certified by Transport Canada, FAA and EASA

Bombardier and CAE announced that TC, the FAA and EASA have awarded Interim Level C qualification on the FFS, and qualified FTD for the all-new CS100 aircraft.

December 21, 2015TransportationPress Release

Bombardier to Supply 47 Additional FLEXITY Berlin Trams for the German Capital

Bombardier Transportation will supply additional 47 BOMBARDIER FLEXITY trams for the City of Berlin.

December 18, 2015TransportationPress Release

Bombardier – Alstom Consortium to Provide up to 1,362 Double Deck Train Cars to Belgian National Railways (SNCB-NMBS)

Bombardier – Alstom consortium, signed a framework contract to supply up to 1,362 M7 double deck cars to the Belgian National Railways (SNCB-NMBS).

December 18, 2015TransportationPress Release

Bombardier’s Joint Venture Awarded another Contract to Build 80 High Speed New Generation Sleeper Train Cars for China

Bombardier’s joint venture awarded another contract to build 80 high speed new generation sleeper train cars for China.

December 18, 2015Commercial AircraftPress Release

Bombardier’s all-new CS100 Aircraft Awarded Transport Canada Type Certification

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that its all-new CS100 aircraft received its Transport Canada Type Certification.

December 15, 2015Business AircraftPress Release

Zetta Jet Expands Fleet with Purchase of a Global 6000 Business Jet and Options for Four Additional Global Aircraft

Bombardier Business Aircraft announced today that Zetta Jet has purchased a Global 6000 ultra-long-range aircraft with options for four additional Global 6000..

December 15, 2015Commercial AircraftPress Release

Bombardier Welcomes Arab Wings and Iraq Gate to the Family of CRJ Series Aircraft Customers and Operators

Bombardier today welcomed Jordan-based Arab Wings, and its joint venture partner Iraq Gate of Arasat, Baghdad, to the family of CRJ Series aircraft.