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February 14, 2019, 11:54 AM

Bombardier Bizjet Deliveries Set To Climb in 2019

Bombardier delivered 137 bizjets last year, down one from 2017, and expects to hand over 150 to 155 this year as it ramps up production of its Global 7500.

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Challenger 350
Feb 14, 2019 - 11:54 AM
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A380
Feb 14, 2019 - 10:44 AM
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F-35B
Feb 14, 2019 - 6:44 AM
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Qatar Rafale
Feb 13, 2019 - 4:01 AM
The Qatar Amiri Air Force has formally accepted its first Dassault Rafale, while training of personnel is being undertaken n France.