Mar 09, 2017: Bombardier has delivered the sixth CS100 aircraft, the smaller variant game-changing C Series platform, to SWISS on March 8, 2017. The company has now delivered a total of eight C Series aircraft; six CS100 to SWISS and two CS300 to airBaltic.
“We continue to ramp up production on the C Series in 2017, and as per our plan, the cadence of deliveries will increase in the second half of the year,” said Fred Cromer, President of Bombardier Commercial Aircraft.
The C Series continues to demonstrate strong operational performance with both SWISS and airBaltic and have now accumulated over 5,500 flights.
“The C Series airliners have had very strong in-service performance to date,” said Rob Dewar, vice president, C Series Programme, Bombardier Commercial Aircraft.
“The PW1500 powering the C Series is demonstrating strong operational performance and I am confident that the aircraft will continue exceeding customer and passenger expectations.”