October 2013 archive

CDB Leasing order for up to 30 CSeries revealed

Bombardier announced on October 18, 2013 that CDB Leasing of China was the previously announced undisclosed customer that signed a conditional purchase agreement for five CS100 and 10 CS300 aircraft. The agreement also includes options on five CS100 and 10 CS300 aircraft, for a total of up to 30 CSeries aircraft. This agreement was initially …

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Embraer Third Quarter 2013 deliveries reported

Embraer announced on October 16, 2013 that it had delivered a total of 44 aircraft during the third quarter of 2013, including 19 commercial aircraft. For the quarter, Embraer delivered nine Embraer 175s, nine Embraer 190s and one Embraer 170. For all of 2013, Embraer has delivered 66 executive jets, 52 light jets and 14 …

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Luxair orders one Q400 with one option

Luxair Q400

Bombardier announced on Ocotber 4, 2013 that Luxair placed a firm order for a single Q400 NextGen aircraft and has placed an option for one additional Q400 NextGen aircraft. Luxair currently operates six Q400 and Q400 NextGen aircraft. This order increases firm orders for Q400 and Q400 NextGen turboprops to 476 aircraft.

Garuda Indonesia places order for 25 ATRs with options

ATR announced on October 1, 2013 that it had received an order from Garuda Indonesia to purchase 25 ATR 72-600 with options on 10 further examples. The airline chose the ATR 72 over the Q400 aircraft for various reasons including that the price of the ATRs were significantly less than the Q400s that Bombardier offered. Bombardier …

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