Posted on: 20 June 2016 by Mark Howells
An undisclosed customer has signed a firm purchase agreement with Bombardier Commercial Aircraft for 10 CRJ900 aircraft, valued at approximately US$472 million.
“The modern and fuel efficient CRJ900 aircraft continues to maintain its solid footing and set industry benchmarks with its lower operating costs, outstanding operational flexibility and enhanced cabin amenities,” commented Fred Cromer, president of Bombardier Commercial Aircraft. “These are key drivers for the growth, profitability and success of airlines around the world and we are delighted that the CRJ900 aircraft is creating excellent value for a wide variety of operators with diverse business requirements.”
Including this order, Bombardier has booked a total of 1,902 firm orders for CRJ Series aircraft, including 428 CRJ900 aircraft.