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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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Pictures: Third Global 7000 flies for the first time

Pictures: Third Global 7000 flies for the first time

The third prototype Bombardier Global 7000 has flown for the first time. The aircraft flew a short mission from the airframers Toronto Downsview manufacturing facility. Registered as C-GLBX and with the MSN 70003, the Global 7000 flew for the first

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Global 7000 test flight reaches Mach 0.995

Global 7000 test flight reaches Mach 0.995

The first Bombardier Global 7000 test aircraft recently reached a top speed of Mach 0.995 during a flight test. The aircraft flew for the first time on November 4 from the airframers Toronto Donwsview manufacturing facility. It was later transferred

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Video: Second Global 7000 flies for the first time

Video: Second Global 7000 flies for the first time

The second Bombardier Global 7000 has flown for the first time. Global 7000 msn 70002 / C-GBLB took off from the manufacturers Toronto Downsview facility at 10:53 on Sunday March 5 for its 4 hour, 28 minute first flight. The

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Bombardier rolls out second Global 7000

Bombardier rolls out second Global 7000

Bombardier has rolled the second of its new Global 7000 business jets at its Toronto Downsview manufacturing facility. Registered as C-GBLB, the aircraft is serial number 70002. The aircraft is now being prepared for its first flight, which should happen

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