Bombardier Aerospace to Showcase its Industry-Leading Aircraft at the 2014 Singapore Airshow

Bombardier will also host a regional Maintenance & Operations Conference in Singapore for business aircraft customers on February 18-20, 2014.


MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Feb. 6, 2014) - To underline its ongoing commitment to the Asia-Pacific region, Greater China and India, Bombardier Aerospace will present a strong line-up of its industry-leading business and commercial aircraft at the 2014 Singapore Airshow. Visitors will also have the opportunity to tour the CSeries aircraft demonstrators that will be on display at Bombardier's CSeries pavilion.

As a world leader in the design, manufacture and support of innovative aviation solutions, and in concert with the company's strategy to expand its geographic footprint, Bombardier Aerospace's activities within the Asia-Pacific region have grown significantly over the past few years. With the demand for commercial and business aircraft forecasted to gain momentum in the region, Bombardier will arrive at Singapore with a selection of its industry-leading aircraft and superior customer support services. On static display will be the Global 6000 and Challenger 605 business jets, and the Q400 NextGen aircraft.

As well, following the recent successful first flights of the CSeries aircraft's first two flight test vehicles (FTV1 and FTV2), invited guests to Bombardier's unique CSeries pavilion will be able to view the full-scale passenger cabin and cockpit demonstrators of this game-changing aircraft.

The Singapore Airshow 2014 will be open to trade visitors from Tuesday, February 11 to Friday, February 14, and to the public from Saturday, February 15 to Sunday, February 16. To discover more about Bombardier's vision to improve and to evolve the world's mobility solutions, visitors are welcome to the Bombardier chalet located at CD 61. The state-of-the-art CSeries pavilion is situated in the static display area. Both the chalet and pavilion will be closed February 15-16.

Business Aircraft

Over the next 20 years, Bombardier forecasts approximately 1,000 business jet deliveries in Asia-Pacific, driven by replacement demand in mature countries and new demand for emerging countries. With the industry's most comprehensive product portfolio and a commitment to leadership in customer satisfaction, Bombardier continues to grow its leadership position in the business aviation industry. From light jets to large, ultra long-range aircraft, Bombardier offers a solution to all customers, whatever their requirements may be. There are approximately 115 of Bombardier's Learjet, Challenger and Global business jets in operation in Asia-Pacific.

Commercial Aircraft

Currently, more than 300 Dash 8/Q-Series turboprops, CRJ regional jets and CSeries airliners are in service with, or on firm order from, approximately 45 customers and operators in the Asia-Pacific region, Greater China and India. These aircraft are all optimized for the markets they are designed to serve, and Bombardier Commercial Aircraft's regional sales and marketing team is positioned in Singapore and Shanghai to provide industry-leading solutions to current and prospective customers.

Bombardier's Commercial Aircraft Market Forecast for the period 2013-2032, covering aircraft from 20-to-149 seats, predicts deliveries of 4,350 units to the Asia-Pacific region, Greater China and India over the forecast period.

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