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Bombardier restructures debt

Bombardier restructures debt

Bombardier has issued US$2 billion in senior notes at a comparatively high-yield to finance tender offers due in 2020 and 2021. The Canadian jet manufacturer initially targeted an issue of $1 billion but announced shortly after that it doubled the

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Oriens Aviation extends service to Pilatus PC-24

Oriens Aviation extends service to Pilatus PC-24

Last week, Oriens Aviation announced that it had signed a contract with Pilatus Aircraft Ltd., extending its exclusive UK and Ireland Authorised Pilatus Service centre at London’s Biggin Hill Airport to the PC-24 — the Super Versatile Jet. It is

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Bombardier Global 7500 receives EASA Certification

Bombardier Global 7500 receives EASA Certification

Bombardier’s Global 7500 has received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification. EASA approval follows certification from Transport Canada in September and from the Federal Aircraft Administration (FAA) in November of last year. Bombardier delivered the first of the longest-range purpose-built

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Why OEMs keep joining the race for MROs: Dassault acquires ExecuJet

Why OEMs keep joining the race for MROs: Dassault acquires ExecuJet

Dassault’s acquisition of Luxaviation subsidiary, ExecuJet — on Monday this week — comes as the most recent in a trail of business manoeuvres being made by aircraft manufacturers today. Typically, OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) have delivered aircraft. And despite always

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Stonebriar Commercial takes delivery of Bombardier’s first Global 7500

Stonebriar Commercial takes delivery of Bombardier’s first Global 7500

Bombardier has delivered the first of its new Global 7500 business jets. The Canadian manufacturer marked the delivery in a special ceremony at its Montreal headquarters on December 20. Although the first delivery was speculated to be to long-time Bombardier

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Bombardier sets December 20 for first Global 7500 delivery

Bombardier sets December 20 for first Global 7500 delivery

Bombardier says that it will deliver the first of its new Global 7500 business jets on December 20, 2018. The first aircraft will be handed over during a special ceremony at the company’s Montreal Dorval Airport facility, to an unidentified

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Don’t buyback in anger

Don’t buyback in anger

Despite the high levels of activity in the pre-owned market and some genuinely exciting products – such as Bombardier’s Global 7500 which was certificated by the FAA this week – selling new aircraft is still hard work. Things are a

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Bombardier Global 7500 gains FAA Certification

Bombardier Global 7500 gains FAA Certification

Bombardier’s Global 7500 received certification from the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) earlier today. This follows certification from Transport Canada and the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) earlier this year. “This milestone is the latest accomplishment for our award-winning Global 7500

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TAG Aviation’s Le-Bourget Maintenance Service Centre receives Bombardier Authorised Service Facility Line Maintenance Excellence Award for a Fourth Year

TAG Aviation’s Le-Bourget Maintenance Service Centre receives Bombardier Authorised Service Facility Line Maintenance Excellence Award for a Fourth Year

Geneva, 18th October 2018 – TAG Aviation’s Maintenance Services Centre at Le Bourget Airport in Paris, France, has been awarded the Bombardier Authorised Service Facility (ASF) Excellence Award for Line Maintenance for a fourth consecutive year. Bombardier ASF Excellence Awards

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Bombardier begins work on new Miami Opa Locka maintenance facility

Bombardier begins work on new Miami Opa Locka maintenance facility

Bombardier is expanding its business aviation maintenance capabilities in Florida, with the addition of a new build facility at Miami’s Opa Locka Airport. A ground-breaking ceremony took place today, with work on the $100 million new facility scheduled to be

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