Bombardier Delivers NetJets(R)' First Global Jet
MONTREAL, QUEBEC -- (Marketwire) -- 11/29/12 --
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Bombardier Aerospace announced today that it delivered NetJets(R)'
first Signature Series Global 6000 jet at a special ceremony in
Montreal at Bombardier's Global Completion Centre, the first jet is
now on its way to entering service.
"When we handed over the ceremonial keys to NetJets at NBAA just a
few weeks ago it marked a momentous occasion that embodies the
partnership we are building," said Steve Ridolfi, President,
Bombardier Business Aircraft. "Today NetJets has unquestionably
become part of the Bombardier Business Aircraft family. We strive for
excellence, and our customers don't just expect it, they demand it.
And this Global 6000 jet is another demonstration of the excellence
that our Global Completion Centre is capable of."
NetJets Chairman and CEO Jordan Hansell said: "This is the first
all-new aircraft of the 670 we have on order. We have been successful
in selling all the shares in this Global 6000 aircraft and we are
excited about taking delivery because it kicks off the overall
renewal of our fleet, beginning today. Our customers expect the very
best from the worldwide leader in private aviation and we are
confident that the Signature Series Global 6000 jet will exceed their
Global 6000 aircraft: The Global 6000 jet's unrivalled cabin size and
levels of comfort combined with an optional stand-up shower and the
Bombardier Vision Flight Deck means no other purpose built business
jet comes close in terms of high-speed range capability and traveller
comfort. Offering the ultimate in technology, this intrepid jet can
link Montreal and Dubai non-stop, with eight passengers and
NetJets Signature Series(TM) aircraft: NetJets recently introduced
the NetJets Signature Series(TM) aircraft, which are new aircraft
that will be entering the NetJets fleet that are customized from
design through production and include advanced cockpit and cabin
technologies to ensure maximum safety, reliability and operating
efficiency as well as advanced in-flight entertainment systems and
custom cabin designs. The NetJets Signature Series(TM) aircraft,
among others, include the Bombardier Global jet family and the
Challenger 300 and Challenger 605 Series jets.
Bombardier is the world's only manufacturer of both planes and
trains. Looking far ahead while delivering today, Bombardier is
evolving mobility worldwide by answering the call for more efficient,
sustainable and enjoyable transportation everywhere. Our vehicles,
services and, most of all, our employees are what make us a global
leader in transportation.
Bombardier is headquartered in Montreal, Canada. Our shares are
traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (BBD) and we are listed on the
Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America indexes. In the
fiscal year ended December 31, 2011, we posted revenues of $18.3
billion USD. News and information are available at bombardier.com or
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