Posted on: 29 July 2011 by Ross McSweeny
The Letter of Intent (LOI) signed by Korean Air on 21 June at the 2011 Paris Air Show to acquire 10 Bombardier CS300s has been converted into a firm order.
The deal also includes options on 10 CS300s and purchase rights for an additional 10 of the type.
The firm order makes Korean Air, South Korea’s flagship airline, the launch customer for the CSeries aircraft in Asia. The airline currently operates a fleet of 137 passenger and cargo jet aircraft to 115 cities in 39 countries.