China Express Airlines to Operate up to Eleven Bombardier CRJ900 NextGen Aircraft

Announcement made during visit of Canadian Prime Minister, Stephen Harper to China

Bombardier has recorded firm orders for 1,709 CRJ Series aircraft (including 266 CRJ900 and CRJ900 NextGen aircraft), with 1,661 CRJ Series aircraft (including 256 CRJ900 and CRJ900 NextGen aircraft) delivered as of December 31, 2011.

About Bombardier Commercial Aircraft

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft, a business unit of Bombardier Inc., is a world leader in the design and production of aircraft that seat up to 145 passengers. Its mission is to provide a complete range of commercial aircraft optimized for best-in-class efficiency with the highest level of customer service. The product portfolio is comprised of the Q400 NextGen airliner, the CRJ NextGen family of regional jets, and the CSeries jetliners which are the world’s newest and most advanced single-aisle, mainline aircraft for the 100- to 149-seat market segment.

About Bombardier

A world-leading manufacturer of innovative transportation solutions, from commercial aircraft and business jets to rail transportation equipment, systems and services, Bombardier Inc. is a global corporation headquartered in Canada. Its revenues for the fiscal year ended January 31, 2011, were $17.9 billion, and its shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (BBD). Bombardier is listed as an index component to the Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America indexes. News and information are available at or follow us on Twitter @Bombardier.


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