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Airbus’s biggest narrowbody finished flight test program in less than 10 months
First service takes 145-seat jet from Riga to Amsterdam hours before Bombardier announces model gained FAA type validation
The fly-by-wire midsize jet was delivered to an undisclosed U.S. customer, who currently owns an Embraer Phenom 300.
The service is seeking about 20 twin-engine jets for the second indigenous aircraft carrier.
The manufacturer said it is relocating the corporate headquarters of its St. Louis-based defense group to be closer to the U.S. capital.
Announces plans to lower production rate to five per month in August
This paves the way for the launch of flights by M600 owner-operators in the region.
Conclusion of firm order could hang on support of incoming U.S. administration
Major win for best-selling twin turboprop over rival C-27J, and the new Embraer KC-390 jet, after a long evaluation.
Latest development milestone reached in time for first flight next year