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US secretary of commerce sides with Boeing on Bombardier dispute

US secretary of commerce sides with Boeing on Bombardier dispute

21 December 2017 Airline News

United States secretary of commerce Wilbur Ross has found in favour of United States-based manufacturer Boeing in a dispute over aircraft sales. Ross ruled Canada-based Bombardier received government subsidies and sold its C-Series jets below cost price in the US, a step likely to lead to tariffs of more than 200 per cent on the plane.

Airbus launches C Series partnership with Bombardier

Airbus launches C Series partnership with Bombardier

17 October 2017 Videos

Airbus and Bombardier are to become partners on the C Series aircraft programme. An agreement signed earlier brings together Airbus’ global reach and scale with Bombardier’s newest, state-of-the-art jet aircraft family, positioning both partners to fully unlock the value of the C Series platform and create significant new value for customers, suppliers, employees and shareholders.

Airbus to partner with Bombardier on C Series programme

Airbus to partner with Bombardier on C Series programme

17 October 2017 Airline News

Airbus and Bombardier are to become partners on the C Series aircraft programme. An agreement signed earlier brings together Airbus’ global reach and scale with Bombardier’s newest, state-of-the-art jet aircraft family, positioning both partners to fully unlock the value of the C Series platform and create significant new value for customers, suppliers, employees and shareholders.

US increases import tariffs on Bombardier C-Series planes

US increases import tariffs on Bombardier C-Series planes

7 October 2017 Airline News

The United States department of commerce has again ruled in favour of US-based airline manufacturer Boeing in a dispute with rival Bombardier. The decision will see a further 80 per cent tariff added to imports of the Bombardier C-Series planes when imported to the United States.

airBaltic welcomes latest Bombardier CS300 jet to fleet

airBaltic welcomes latest Bombardier CS300 jet to fleet

20 June 2017 Airline News

airBaltic has welcomed the fifth of its 20 Bombardier CS300 jets to the fleet, with the carrier planning to have eight CS300 aircraft by the end of the year. The plane, registered as YL-CSE, arrived in Riga earlier after a seven hour and 56 minute trip from Canada.

Sheremetyevo Airport welcomes first airBaltic CS300

Sheremetyevo Airport welcomes first airBaltic CS300

20 May 2017 Airline News

Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow has welcomed the first commercial flight from the new airBaltic Bombardier CS300 aircraft. Martin Gauss, chief executive at airBaltic, said: “We are delighted to land the first commercial flight with the most innovative and technologically advanced aircraft in the world – Bombardier CS300 here in Moscow.”

Eurowings waves farewell to final Bombardier jet

Eurowings waves farewell to final Bombardier jet

17 February 2017 Airline News

Eurowings has continued its move away from its past as a regional airline, retiring its last Bombardier CRJ-900 jet. Flight EW 4187 from Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden to Hamburg, which landed earlier, was the last scheduled flight for Eurowings operated by the aircraft.