2016-05-25

Comlux Expands VIP Fleet with Purchase of a Global 6000 Business Jet

  • Fourth Global 6000 jet to join Comlux VIP fleet
  • Fleet to be comprised of seven Bombardier business aircraft

Bombardier announced the signing of a purchasing agreement for a Global 6000 business jet to be operated by Fly Comlux, the VIP charter division of Comlux, who currently operates a fleet featuring a total of six Bombardier business aircraft—including Challenger 605, Challenger 850, Global 5000, Global 6000. This additional Global 6000 aircraft complements its existing VIP widebody fleet, and contributes to the company’s position as a leading wide-cabin and long-haul VIP charter and aircraft management provider in Europe, Central Asia, Russia and the Middle East.

Comlux is a leading worldwide VIP charter services operator with offices in Zurich, Malta, Almaty, Aruba, Moscow and Bahrain, specializing in widebody, long-range aircraft operations. Comlux offers its customers a comprehensive set of services including aircraft management, sales and acquisitions, cabin design, completion, and maintenance services. Created in 2008 and located at Indianapolis International Airport, Comlux’s Completion and Maintenance Repair Organization—Comlux America—has extensive capabilities to perform maintenance, refurbishment and upgrades, and has been a Bombardier Business Aircraft authorized Aircraft-On-Ground (AOG) Line Maintenance Facility since 2009.

“We are delighted that Comlux has chosen to expand its fleet with an additional Global 6000 jet. This is a testament to Comlux’s confidence in Bombardier Business Aircraft and in our ultra-long-range aircraft,” said Peter Likoray, Senior Vice President, Sales, Bombardier Business Aircraft. “With its winning combination of cabin comfort, high-speed range and performance, the Global 6000 business jet is the ideal aircraft to meet the needs of Comlux’s elite clientele.”

Global 6000 aircraft: The Global 6000 business jet offers more cabin volume and more floor space than any other aircraft in its class. Continuously meeting the travel needs of different customers, Bombardier offers Global 6000 customers the option of adding a shower to their aircraft—ensuring they reach their destination rested, refreshed and ready for the day ahead.

No other business jet in the ultra-long-range segment today matches the high-speed range capability and mission flexibility delivered by this aircraft. Offering the ultimate in cabin comfort, this impressive jet can link Moscow to Los Angeles non-stop with eight passengers and four crew*. It can travel 6,000 NM (11,112 km) at M 0.85 with up to eight passengers*.

About Comlux The Aviation Group

Comlux The Aviation Group is one of the leaders in business aviation, operating worldwide with the highest standards of safety and quality. Beyond VIP charter operations, Comlux offers a comprehensive set of services to VIP customers who wish to have their own aircraft managed personally and professionally. This includes exclusive aircraft management, sales and acquisitions, cabin design and completion as well as maintenance and engineering services.

*Under certain operating conditions.
Bombardier, Challenger, Challenger 605, Challenger 850, Global, Global 5000, Global 6000 and The Evolution of Mobility are trademarks of Bombardier Inc. or its subsidiaries.

À propos de Bombardier

Bombardier (BBD-B.TO) est un leader mondial en aviation axé sur la conception et la construction d’avions d’affaires exceptionnels ainsi que sur la prestation de services connexes. Les avions des gammes Challenger et Global de Bombardier sont reconnus pour les innovations de pointe qu’ils offrent, la conception de leur cabine, leurs performances et leur fiabilité. La flotte mondiale d’avions Bombardier compte environ 5 000 avions en service auprès d’un large éventail de multinationales, de fournisseurs de vols nolisés et de programmes de multipropriété, de gouvernements ou de particuliers. Des avions Bombardier sont aussi utilisés dans le monde entier pour réaliser des missions spéciales gouvernementales ou militaires grâce à l’expertise éprouvée de Bombardier Défense.

Bombardier, dont le siège social est situé dans la Grande région de Montréal, au Québec, exploite des installations d’activités liées aux aérostructures, à l’assemblage ou à la finition au Canada, aux États-Unis et au Mexique. Le solide réseau de soutien à la clientèle de l’entreprise comprend des centres de service pour avions Learjet, Challenger et Global situés stratégiquement aux États-Unis et au Canada, ainsi qu’au Royaume-Uni, en Allemagne, en France, en Suisse, en Italie, en Autriche, aux Émirats arabes unis, à Singapour, en Chine, et en Australie.

On trouvera des nouvelles et des renseignements sur l’entreprise, y compris le rapport de Bombardier sur les aspects environnementaux, sociaux et de gouvernance ainsi que les plans de l’entreprise pour couvrir la totalité de ses opérations aériennes avec du carburant d’aviation durable en utilisant le système Réserver et réclamer, sur le site bombardier.com. Pour en savoir plus sur les produits de Bombardier et son réseau de service clientèle à l’avant-garde de l’industrie, consultez le site businessaircraft.bombardier.com/fr. Suivez-nous sur Twitter @Bombardier.

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Mark Masluch - Directeur principal, Communications

Mark Masluch

Directeur principal, Communications