Economy cabin aboard the Air Canada Dreamliner

Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner Debuts

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C., – AVIATION – The Boeing (NYSE:  BA) 787-10 Dreamliner, the third member of the 787 Dreamliner family, made its debut today at Boeing South Carolina. Thousands of employees at the North Charleston, S.C. site celebrated the event, along with U.S. President...

Posted 20 February 2017 by
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Air Canada Unveils New Livery Inspired by Canada (CNW Group/Air Canada)

Air Canada Unveils New Look

Debuts modernized image and evolution of iconic Canadian brand Complements New Employee Uniforms and improved cabin product Showcases Canadian Talent and Premium On-board Products for its Customers TORONTO, MONTREAL and VANCOUVER – AVIATION – At three events held simultaneously...

Posted 15 February 2017 by
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American Airlines takes Delivery of Bombardier CRJ900

Bombardier Signs Conditional Agreement with CityJet

MONTREAL – TRANSPORTATION – Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that a firm purchase agreement, consistent with the conditional agreement announced on January 24, 2017, has been finalized with Dublin-based regional carrier, CityJet. The firm agreement includes six CRJ900 aircraft and options...

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Bombardier Makes Senior Management Changes

MONTREAL – Bombardier has announced the following changes in responsibilities for members of its senior management team. Effective immediately, Nico Buchholz will assume a new role as Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiatives and Jim Vounassis will assume the Chief Procurement Officer...

Posted 25 January 2017 by
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CN Train loaded with lumber stuck on the south side of the tracks.

CN Boosts Quarterly Dividend

TORONTO – BUSINESS – CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE:  CNI) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved a 10 per cent increase in the Company’s quarterly cash dividend. With this increase, CN’s dividend on an annualized basis is C$1.65 per common share....

Posted 25 January 2017 by
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American Airlines takes Delivery of Bombardier CRJ900

Bombardier Signs Deal for CRJ900 Aircraft

MONTREAL – AVIATION – Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has announced that Dublin-based regional carrier, CityJet has signed a conditional purchase agreement for six CRJ900 aircraft and has also taken options on an additional four aircraft. This purchase agreement is expected to go firm...

Posted 24 January 2017 by
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Bombardier is the only company in the world that offers rail and aviation transportation options for its customers

Bombardier Celebrates LNVG Fleet Accomplishment

BERLIN – BUSINESS – Bombardier Transportation announced today that a Landesnahverkehrsgesellschaft Niedersachsen (LNVG) fleet has successfully completed 100-million kilometres of service since starting operation in 2003. The LNVG fleet consists of 37 BOMBARDIER TRAXX locomotives and 220 BOMBARDIER TWINDEXX double-deck...

Posted 23 January 2017 by
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Alaska Air Group Financial Update

SEATTLE – TRANSPORTATION – Alaska Air Group, Inc. (NYSE: ALK), the parent company of Alaska Airlines, Inc., Virgin America Inc., and Horizon Air Industries, Inc., will announce its fourth quarter and full year 2016 financial results on Wednesday, Feb. 8,...

Posted 21 January 2017 by
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