NetJets® Takes Delivery of Its First Global* Aircraft

  NetJets® Takes Delivery of Its First Global* Aircraft

 The First NetJets Signature Series^™ Aircraft Joins the NetJets World-Class

Business Wire

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- November 29, 2012

NetJets^®  Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company and the worldwide leader in
private aviation, announced today that the company took delivery from
Bombardier of its first NetJets Signature Series^™ Global 6000* aircraft - the
first NetJets Signature Series^™ aircraft to enter the marketplace. NetJets
formally accepted the aircraft at a special ceremony in Montreal at
Bombardier’s Global Completion Centre, and then the aircraft flew to NetJets
corporate headquarters in Columbus, Ohio where employees will welcome the jet
into its fleet at a special “homecoming” event.

“This is the first all-new aircraft of the 670 we have on order,” said NetJets
Chairman and CEO Jordan Hansell. “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 aircraft will
exceed their exacting expectations.”

Steve Ridolfi, President, Bombardier Business Aircraft said: “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. 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.”

The addition of the NetJets Signature Series^™ Global 6000 aircraft to the
NetJets worldwide fleet is part of NetJets’ plan to add up to 670 new aircraft
with a total value of $17.6 billion over the next decade. In addition to the
Global family of aircraft (Global 5000*, Global 6000, Global 7000* and Global
8000* jets), the company will be adding, among others, the following aircraft
over the next 10 years: Bombardier Challenger* jets including the Challenger
300* and Challenger 605* Series jets, the Cessna Citation Latitude and the
Embraer Phenom 300.

NetJets’ Signature Series™ Global 6000 aircraft: The NetJets’ Signature
Series™ Global 6000 aircraft is equipped with state-of-the-art avionics and
perfectly balances comfort, speed and range. The aircraft features a
full-service galley located in the forward section of the aircraft creating a
private and peaceful cabin environment for up to 13 passengers as well as a
crew rest area that allows for extended flight segments. The spacious,
sophisticated and extremely quiet cabin features a private stateroom that is
conducive to productivity and relaxation.

NetJets Signature Series^™ aircraft: NetJets recently introduced the NetJets
Signature Series^™ of 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^™
of aircraft, among others, include the Bombardier Global jet family and the
Challenger 300 and Challenger 605 Series jets.

About NetJets

NetJets^® Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway^® company, is the worldwide leader in
private aviation with the largest and most diverse private jet fleet in the
world. NetJets began in 1964 as the first aircraft charter and management
company in the world. In 1986, NetJets pioneered the concept of fractional
aircraft ownership – offering individuals and businesses all of the benefits
of whole aircraft ownership and more, at a fraction of the cost. Today,
NetJets offers a full range of private aviation solutions through its programs
in North America and Europe, including NetJets Shares™, NetJets Leases™ and
the Marquis Jet Card^®, which provides access to NetJets though a 25-hour jet

The North America program is managed and operated by NetJets' subsidiary
NetJets Aviation, Inc., and the European program is managed and operated by
NetJets Transportes Aereos, SA, a Portuguese/EU Air Carrier. In the United
States, NetJets also offers aircraft management and on-demand charter services
through its subsidiary, Executive Jet Management, Inc. Subject to obtaining
relevant regulatory approvals, NetJets will also offer aircraft management and
charter services in China through NetJets China Business Aviation Limited, a
joint venture between NetJets and a consortium of Chinese investors. The
NetJets companies offer worldwide flight operations. More information on
NetJets, NetJets Europe, the Marquis Jet Card, and Executive Jet Management is
available at

About Bombardier

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 Montréal, 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 or follow us on Twitter @Bombardier.

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NetJets Inc.
Liz Wise, 614-849-7757
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