Bombardier exits commercial jets with closure of US$550M CRJ deal
Paves the way for the aircraft manufacturer to focus on its sole future income stream – private jets.
Bombardier sells C Series stake for $591M, now out of commercial aviation
Transferred shares to Airbus SE and the Quebec government in a move to emerge from more than $9 billion in debt.
Airbus delivers A220 jet to Delta, hoping to bring venture back to black
European plane-maker aims to cut supply costs in order to restore the program to profitability.
Airbus renames C Series aircraft developed by Bombardier as the A220
The name change comes after Airbus officially took a majority stake in the C Series program July 1.
Embraer joint venture with Boeing could be tough on Bombardier: analysts
Boeing will own 80%, Embraer 20%; the $4.75 billion deal, expected to close toward the end of 2019.
C Series orders and name change on the horizon: Airbus CEO
Says the main focus will be to sell the planes and drastically reduce production costs.
Airbus and Bombardier C Series deal to close on July 1
Companies expect deliveries this year to double from the 17 aircraft in 2017.
AirBaltic to buy up to 60 C Series while Bombardier unveils new business jets
Bombardier has announced a big-ticket sale to Latvia’s airBaltic and revealed two new business jets to be delivered next year.
After 55 years, chairman Beaudoin bids adieu to Bombardier
Successfully transformed Bombardier into a significant Canadian global company.
WTO panel rules against Canada in preliminary ruling in Brazilian C Series dispute
Embraer claims aviation business hurt by Bombardier receiving more than $3.7 billion in subsidies.
Air Canada supports aerospace mergers if benefits of competition remain alive
Airbus’s has majority control of the Bombardier C Series program; Boeing is in talks to join forces with Brazil’s Embraer.
Bombardier union optimistic about C Series contract renewal under Airbus
Reassured because there’s already a fairly strong union culture in both France and Canada.
Airbus wants to make C Series profitable by lowering supplier prices
Will sell the planes first, then focus on volume to successfully reduce costs.
Plane and train maker Bombardier raising $638.4M in share offering
Shares have surged in recent months, helped by improved results and a win in its trade fight with Boeing.
Bombardier workers vote in favour of reciprocity agreement with Airbus
Ensures workers who switch to the CSeries partnership, and vice-versa, will not lose their pensions and will keep most of their seniority benefits.
Delta obliged to take Canadian-built C Series unless contract renegotiated: USITC
Bombardier declined to comment as it takes the “necessary time to digest its content …”
Boeing waiting on written rationale for Bombardier USITC win to decide next steps
Noted the Department of Commerce’s earlier ruling affirming Bombardier’s dumping behaviour still stands.
Bombardier win could speed up C Series sales and Boeing merger talks: analysts
Boeing’s efforts to acquire Brazil’s Embraer suggests it takes the 100- to 150-seat market seriously.
USITC rejects Bombardier request to consider Embraer plane in its decision
The agency will determine if the introduction of the C Series into the US harms Boeing.
Government shutdown delays USITC vote on Bombardier C Series one day
Agency will determine if the introduction of the C Series into the U.S. harms Boeing.
Canada’s move as US confirms hefty Bombardier trade duties
Options include challenges under both NAFTA and at the World Trade Organization.
Airbus deal increasing confidence but no new C Series sales talks: Bombardier
But EgyptAir has announced plans to purchase up to 24 CS300s, the C Series larger version.
Bombardier signs letter of intent with EgyptAir for up to 24 CS300 aircraft
Larger version of C Series aircraft, a firm order for 12 is valued at about $1.4 billion.
Airbus C Series ownership good for Canadian supply chain: Heroux Devtek
Will tap into Airbus supply chain as the company’s fifth home base and first outside Europe.
Bombardier cuts C Series delivery guidance, announces LOI with European customer
Firm order from unidentified buyer for 31 C Series aircraft and options for an additional 30 jets.
Boeing says it won’t adjust strategy because of Airbus C Series deal
It’s increasing the number of 737 Max planes it will produce monthly to supply the record backlog.
Bombardier could lower C Series deliveries for year because of engine issues
Pratt & Whitney holding back some engine shipments for spares to keep airlines flying the C Series and A320neo aircraft daily.
Long-term future of Bombardier’s other commercial aircraft unclear: analysts
Burdened by more than US$9 billion of debt but it wants to regain its leading position in the high-margin business jet market.
Bombardier fights back after new duty put on CSeries sales to US
Several US senators and House members call the decision “shortsighted”: it threatens thousands of jobs across the country.
Slapped with 220% US tariff, Bombardier doubling down CSeries sales to China
US Department of Commerce’s preliminary duty decision raises questions about the future of a key order for Delta Air Lines.
US Commerce Department hits Bombardier with 219% CSeries duty
Decision blows past Boeing’s requested 80% tariff; Bombardier accuses Boeing of seeking to use a skewed process to stifle competition.
US Commerce Department set to rule on Boeing, Bombardier dogfight
Case could not only endanger Bombardier’s deal with Delta and hinder future sales in the US.