Bombardier to show three business jets at MEBA 2012


Company to show Challenger 605, Challenger 850 and Global 5000 jets at the Middle East East Business Aviation event. The Global 5000 will feature the Vision Flight Deck.

Bombardier Global 5000
Bombardier have announced that they will showcase three business jets at the MEBA show. On display will be a Challenger 605, Challenger 850 and Global 5000 fitted with the Vision Flight Deck.

The Bombardier Vision Flight Deck will be adding another show to its world tour since it entered service in March 2012.

Aboard the Global 6000 demonstrator the Vision Flight Deck has accumulated over 550 flight hours, completed more than 235 legs and flown over 600 passengers a total distance in excess of 400,000 km (248,548 miles).

Some highlights include stops in Melbourne, Australia; Mumbai, India; Saint Maarten, Netherlands Antilles; Luxembourg; Split, Croatia and Anchorage, Alaska, USA.

“The Middle East remains a solid market for business aviation, and this year’s show will see us highlight our entire family of jets,” said Khader Mattar, regional vice president, Middle East, Africa and India. “We know our Global 5000 jet will be a particular highlight as it offers the region great range, a superior cabin and generous baggage space.”