2018-09-28

Global 7500, Industry’s Longest Range Business Jet, to be Awarded Transport Canada Type Certification at Ceremony Today

Bombardier Business Aircraft announced that its flagship Global 7500 aircraft, the largest, most luxurious and longest range business jet ever built, will be awarded Transport Canada Type Certification today at a ceremony held at its Global Completion Centre in Dorval, paving the way for entry-into-service this year.

A ceremony and media Q&A will be held on Friday, September 28 at 3:00 p.m. at Bombardier’s Global Completion Centre in Dorval (200 Blvd Cote-Vertu West, Dorval, QC, H4S 2A3). Bombardier senior executives and special guests, including Canada’s Minister of Transport, the Honourable Marc Garneau, will be in attendance for the event, where a photo op will be conducted following the press conference. Please arrive at 2:30 p.m. for media registration.

Please email clemence.godfroy@aero.bombardier.com to confirm your attendance. The event is open to registered media only.

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Bombardier (BBD-B.TO) and its subsidiaries (Bombardier Group), is a global leader in aviation, focused on designing, manufacturing, and servicing the world's most exceptional business jets. Bombardier’s Challenger and Global aircraft families are renowned for their cutting-edge innovation, cabin design, performance, and reliability. Bombardier has a worldwide fleet of more than 5,000 aircraft in service with a wide variety of multinational corporations, charter and fractional ownership providers, governments, and private individuals. Bombardier aircraft are also trusted around the world in government and military special-mission roles leveraging Bombardier Defense’s proven expertise.

Bombardier is headquartered in Greater Montréal, Québec, and through the Bombardier Group, operates aerostructure, assembly and completion facilities in Canada, the United States and Mexico. Bombardier Group’s robust customer support network services the Learjet, Challenger and Global families of aircraft, and includes facilities in strategic locations in the United States and Canada, as well as in the United Kingdom, Germany, France, Switzerland, Austria, the UAE, Singapore, China and Australia. For corporate news and information, including Bombardier’s Environmental, Social and Governance report, as well as the company’s plans to cover all its flight operations with Sustainable Aviation Fuel (SAF) utilizing the Book and Claim system visit bombardier.com. Learn more about Bombardier’s industry-leading products and customer service network at businessaircraft.bombardier.com. Follow us on X @Bombardier.