PLANT

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
May 24, 2017  

Bombardier and aerospace supplier Triumph settle legal dispute

Triump’s lawsuit alleged Bombardier failed to pay for expenses related to changes in wing designs for its Global 7000 business jet.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
March 31, 2017  

Trudeau, Couillard defend Bombardier after execs get big raises

Compensation for the company’s top five executives and board chairman grew by nearly 50% in 2016 despite its financial troubles.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations General Operations Production
February 16, 2017  

Bombardier revenue falls by US$1.8B, but loss reduced by 82%

Losses related to troubled CSeries jets, public dispute over Toronto rail line and a WTO complaint over federal financial assistance.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
February 8, 2017  

Federal government loans Bombardier $372.5M

Money will be handed out over four years to support the Global 7000 and CSeries aircraft projects.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
September 26, 2016  

CSeries environmental performance confirmed by outside agency

Bombardier says the planes will emit 120,000 tonnes less CO2 over their lifetime than other jets of similar size.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 29, 2016  

Bombardier hands out pink slips, as part of effort to cut 7,000 workers

Up to 2,000 of the cuts, mainly in Canada and Europe, will be contractors.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
November 19, 2015  

Bombardier asks for federal financial assistance

No specific dollar figure has been requested.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General Operations Production
June 29, 2015  

Toronto Bombardier workers ratify collective agreements

Ratifications include improved pensions and job security, along with wage increases.

News Manufacturing Transportation General Operations Production
May 7, 2015  

Bombardier rail to become separate publicly traded company

IPO expected to take place in the fourth quarter of this year.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General Operations Production
February 23, 2015  

Larger Bombardier CSeries set for first flight by Feb. 28

The transportation giant has revised the program’s estimated cost to US$5.4 billion.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Operations
July 25, 2014  

Bombardier’s unexpected restructuring, layoffs raise concern

Aerospace division has been into three units, each reporting to Bombardier CEO Pierre Beaudoin.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations
July 24, 2014  

Bombardier Aerospace chief Guy Hachey retiring amid restructuring

Transportation giant’s aerospace division is laying of 1,800 employees.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
July 14, 2014  

Bombardier unveils multiple CSeries orders at Farnborough Air Show

Aircraft manufacturer gets letters of intent for more than 40 jets from British and Chinese companies.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Operations Production
March 28, 2014  

Bombardier gets aircraft orders worth US$326M

Includes five Q400 Turboprops for Calgary-based WestJet.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Production
March 10, 2014  

Bombardier puts salary freeze on 38,000 non-unionized employees

Aerospace giant says freeze caused by costly delays in the launch of its CSeries commercial jet.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
November 11, 2013  

DBRS downgrades Bombardier on cash burn in aerospace division

The rating agency says the downgrade reflects the heavy use of cash by Bombardier’s aerospace division to develop the CSeries.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Technology
October 16, 2013  

Bombardier’s Toronto plant wins 2013 AME lean award

Home of the Dash-8 gets top marks for use of improvement tools, and empowerment.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Production Technology
June 18, 2013  

Bombardier reveals VistaJet orders, options worth up to US$1.035 billion

Challenger 350 has a range of more than 5,900 kilometres, making it an attractive option for international flights.

News Aerospace Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
March 8, 2013  

Bombardier CS300 increase capacity to 160 passengers

Lower operating cost CSeries plane partially made from advanced composites

News Aerospace Manufacturing Transportation Business Operations Facilities Maintenance Operations Technology
December 7, 2012  

More big business for Bombardier in China

Joint venture will provide maintenance to rail customers, $330 million for CRJ700 NextGens

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
August 18, 2011  

Bombardier secures US$627-million C-Series jetliner order in Russia

Plane-maker also announced $126-million Q400 turboprop order for unnamed European airliner

News Aerospace Business Operations Operations Technology
June 24, 2011  

Big Canadian presence at Paris Air Show

Highlights of Canadian aerospace’s massive showing at this week’s Paris Air Show

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Technology
June 1, 2011  

Bombardier announces US$665 million CSeries order; will use robots in assembly

Production of new jets will use robots to assemble cockpit and fuselage at Montréal and Mirabel facilities

News General
July 15, 2010  

Bombardier gets US$213M jet order

MONTREAL: Bombardier Aerospace has received an order from Australian