Mexican facility to build aft fuselage of new Global jets


Querétaro manufacturing facility will build the Global 7000 and Global 8000 aft fuselages

Global 7000Bombardier Aerospace announced that the aft fuselage
of its new Global 7000 and Global 8000 executive jets will
be built at Querétaro,

“Our Querétaro site is already producing large components for several of our current production business aircraft, including
the Global 5000 and Global 6000 jets,” said Steve
Ridolfi, president, Bombardier Business Aircraft. “Its participation in the Global 7000 and Global 8000 jet programme will
further contribute to this world-class facility’s expertise and Bombardier’s
expansion of its leadership worldwide.”

Querétaro currently produces the aft fuselage
of the Global 5000 and Global 6000 jets, as well as
the Learjet 85 aircraft’s
major composite structures, including fuselage lay-up and sub-system
installation, wiring harness fabrication and installation, wing assembly, and horizontal
and vertical stabilizer assemblies.

“We are very proud to be part of the Global 7000 and Global 8000 aircraft
production team,” said Réal Gervais, vice president, Mexico Manufacturing
Centre, Bombardier Aerospace. “We are confident that our team’s proven
experience, dedication and commitment to excellence on the current production Global
aircraft will make a positive contribution to these innovative new aircraft.”

Final assembly of the Global 7000 and Global
8000 jets will take place at the manufacturing site in Toronto, while interior completion will take place at its Global Completion Centre in Dorval.

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