Hélène V. Gagnon
Vice-President, Public Affairs, Communications and Corporate Social Responsibility
Tel: (514) 855-7972
Fax: (514) 855-7974
Bombardier Aerospace, a unit of Bombardier Inc., is headquartered in Montreal, Canada.The Corporation’s revenues for the fiscal year-end December 31, 2012,were $16.8 billion USD, and its shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (BBD). Bombardier is listed as an index component to the Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America indexes.
With manufacturing capabilities in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Mexico and Morocco,Bombardier Aerospace is a world leader in the design and manufacture of innovative aviation products and a provider of related services forthe business, commercial, specialized and amphibious aircraft markets. It also offers technical services, aircraft maintenance, pilot training and military aircrew training. Bombardier Aerospace employs approximately 35,500 people worldwide.
The commercial aircraft segment combines the Q-Series*, CRJ Series* and CSeries* aircraft families.The twin jet and turboprop airliners have revolutionized the industry, providing operators with unparalleled options for development while minimizing operating costs. The CRJ and Q-Series aircraft are renowned throughout the industry, with the CRJ Series recognized as the most successful regional jet program in history.
Designed for the growing 100- to 149-seat market, the 100 per cent new CSeries* aircraft will provide passengers with a best-in-class, wide body cabin environment in a single-aisle aircraft. The CSeries aircraft's clean-sheet design, which combines advanced materials and leading-edge technology, is ensuring that the aircraft will achieve greatly reduced noise and emissions, superior operational flexibility and exceptional airfield performance.
Bombardier offers the industry’s most complete portfolio of business jets. The Learjet* aircraft family comprises the Learjet 70*, Learjet 75*, Learjet 60* XR*, and the Learjet 85* aircraft technology, the first Bombardier Aerospace business jet built primarily from composites. The Challenger* aircraft family includes the Challenger 300*, Challenger 605* and Challenger 800* Series jets. The Global* aircraft family features the Global 5000*and Global 6000* jets, which will be joined by the Global 7000* and Global 8000* aircraft upon their scheduled entry-into-service in 2016 and 2017,respectively.
The Bombardier 415* aircraft is recognized as the most advanced purpose-designed amphibious firefighting aircraft. The aircraft is also offered in a multi-purpose variant, the Bombardier 415 MP* aircraft, which can be used for a variety of specialized missions, such as search and rescue, environmental protection, coastal patrol and transportation.
In North America, Bombardier offers whole aircraft ownership and management, fractional jet ownership, jet cards and charter brokerage services through Flexjet*/**.
The company supports its customers around the globe through an international network of field service personnel, wholly owned and authorized service centres, 24/7 customer response centres, a mobile parts delivery service, spare parts depots and training centres.
Bombardier Aerospace is committed to developing new products that meet the continually evolving needs of its customers and has successfully launched 30 aircraft programs since 1989.
* Bombardier, Bombardier 415, Bombardier 415MP, Challenger 300, Challenger 605, Challenger 800, CRJ, CSeries,Flexjet, Flexjet 25, Global, Global 5000, Global 6000, Global 7000, Global 8000, Learjet, Learjet 60, Learjet 70, Learjet 75, Learjet 85,Q-Series, The Evolution of Mobility, and XR are trademarks of Bombardier Inc. or its subsidiaries.
** The Flexjet 25* Jet Card program is operated under Part 135 by Jet Solutions, LLC, a U.S. air carrier. Flexjet acts as an agent for Jet Solutions, LLC, in connection with the Flexjet 25 Jet Card program. Flexjet acts as an agent for the customer for the Flexjet charter card and on-demand charter brokerage programs in arranging transportation operated under Part 135 by U.S. air carriers.