Firm order received for Challenger 3500, a European charter first


Bombardier Challenger 350 photographed on May 3, 2019 at KTRM

Bombardier sold a Challenger 3500 to Italian-based operator, Air Corporate SRL, making it the first company to offer the aircraft for charter in Europe. 

Introduced in 2021, the new Challenger 3500 will be the “perfect charter solution” for Air Corporate said regional vice president, Sales, Europe, Bombardier, Ettore Rodaro. 

“With its impressive performance, consistent reliability and exceptional smooth ride, the Challenger 3500 is the industry’s leading super mid-size business jet,” added Rodaro. 

With eight locations throughout Italy, Air Corporate SRL’s believes the Challenger 3500 will become the preferred choice for customers’ travel experiences.

Roano Grandi, president, Air Corporate SRL said: “This exceptional aircraft provides us with an outstanding option to further enhance our charter business and provide our discerning customers with an exceptional private aircraft experience at every level.”

The Challenger 3500 aircraft introduces some new technological features, such as a voice-controlled cabin to manage lighting, temperature, and entertainment systems and the only 24-inch 4K display in its class.

Earlier this year, the Challenger 3500 also captured the prestigious “Best of the Best” Red Dot Award for its design.