Bombardier launching new Global aircraft


Bombardier’s board have given official approval to launch a new large business jet and expand its Global aircraft family.

Bombardier’s board have given the official approval to launch a new aircraft and expand its Global aircraft family.

Full details will be revealed at the NBAA convention on October 18.

“Our commitment to offer innovative new products goes beyond being the industry leader,” said Guy Hachey, president and chief operating officer, Bombardier Aerospace. “Bombardier has a solid product development strategy that combines advanced technologies with environmental responsibility. Our intention is to grow our leadership position and the time is right to move forward with our extended Global aircraft family.”

The new aircraft family will compete with Gulfstream’s G650.

“The Global aircraft family will build upon the existing successful Global 5000 and Global Express XRS jets in the large business aircraft category,” said Steve Ridolfi, President, Bombardier Business Aircraft. “We are focused on introducing aircraft that maximize efficiency while offering ultimate flexibility for our customers. They demand the best the world has to offer and Bombardier Global business aircraft deliver. We look forward to sharing more details about this exciting aircraft family with everyone at our launch event.”

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