Bombardier delivers 400th Challenger 300
Bombardier Aerospace announced the delivery of the 400th Challenger 300 business jet – to be operated by BJET – in a ceremony held at Bombardier’s facilities in Montreal.
“The Challenger 300 jet is an outstanding super mid-size jet, arguably the aircraft that defined the segment. In some nine years, we’ve reached the 400th delivery milestone, a milestone we can all be proud of,” said Stephane Leblanc, vice president and general manager, Challenger, Bombardier Business Aircraft. “This aircraft offers tremendous value to customers, and alongside the Challenger 350 jet, we know we have the best aircraft for the segment’s current and future needs.”
BJET chief executive officer, Alexey Butrimov said: “We are delighted to have this aircraft join the BJET fleet, which includes the Global 5000, Global 6000, Challenger 605, Challenger 850 and Learjet 60 aircraft. The Challenger 300 is a well-respected jet that delivers true performance. We’re excited to start flying customers in our newest Challenger 300 jet.”