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Global 7000 range boost could be final nail in Global 8000 coffin

Global 7000 range boost could be final nail in Global 8000 coffin

During the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE) Bombardier announced a 300nm range increase for its upcoming Global 7000 business jet. The new range of the Global 7000 means that it will be able to fly as far as

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Bombardier to Showcase Cabin Comfort Leadership with China Debut of Global 7000 Mock-up at ABACE

Bombardier to Showcase Cabin Comfort Leadership with China Debut of Global 7000 Mock-up at ABACE

Bombardier Business Aircraft will showcase four of its leading business jets at the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE) in Shanghai from April 17 to April 19, 2018. Making their debut at the show are the Global 7000 mock-up

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PICTURES: Bombardier Global 7000 FTV5 first flight

PICTURES: Bombardier Global 7000 FTV5 first flight

The fifth Bombardier Global 7000 (msn 70005 / C-GLBG prototype flew for the first time on January 30, 2018. Local photographer Frederick K. Larkin was at Toronto’s Downsview Airport on the day and sent Corporate Jet Investor a series of

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Jetex to host Global 7000 mock-up at Dubai VIP terminal

Jetex to host Global 7000 mock-up at Dubai VIP terminal

Jetex, the Dubai-based trip support and FBO specialist, will host a mock-up of the Bombardier Global 7000 at its flagship Dubai South VIP terminal. In partnership with Bombardier, the Global 7000 mock-up will be on display between 11 January and

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The CJI Interview – George Tsopeis, ZenithJet

The CJI Interview – George Tsopeis, ZenithJet

During NBAA-BACE, CJI spent some time with George Tsopeis of ZenithJet, to talk about how important it is to appoint a completions expert when ordering a new aircraft. Based in Canada, ZenithJet oversees completions on Global family and other aircraft

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Bombardier Business Aircraft says it’s “business as usual” in the wake of C Series sale

Bombardier Business Aircraft says it’s “business as usual” in the wake of C Series sale

Bombardier Business Aircraft is reporting “business as usual” in the wake of the C Series acquisition. The Quebec-based manufacturer says it continues to focus on the Global 7000 and 8000 and is looking to grow its aftermarket services business. Mark

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Fourth Global 7000 FTV completes first flight and debuts at NBAA

Fourth Global 7000 FTV completes first flight and debuts at NBAA

On 28 September, the fourth Global 7000 flight test vehicle took off from Bombardier’s facility in Toronto on its first flight. The FTV4 is equipped with a cabin interior, and is called “The Architect”. Just over a week later, The

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Pictures: Fully outfitted Global 7000 flies for the first time

Pictures: Fully outfitted Global 7000 flies for the first time

The first Bombardier Global 7000 to be fully outfitted has flown for the first time. It is also the first Global 7000 to be fully painted. Aircraft msn 70004 / C-GLBR departed Toronto Downsview Airport on 28th September 2017 for

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Global 7000 suffers minor engine flame-out during test flight

Global 7000 suffers minor engine flame-out during test flight

Bombardier and General Electric (GE) have concluded that an in-flight incident involving a Global 7000 last week was an isolated incident. According to several media outlets, a Global 7000 suffered an engine flame-out during a test flight from Wichita. However,

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Global 7000 flight test program reaches 500 hours

Global 7000 flight test program reaches 500 hours

Bombardier’s Global 7000 flight test program has surpassed the 500-hour milestone. There are three flight test vehicles (FTVs) currently in flight testing, with two FTVs to join shortly. Bombardier also confirmed that the first customer aircraft are progressing smoothly through

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