Bombardier could build larger CSeries aircraft exec says
Bombardier could produce a third, larger version of its C Series aircraft in the future, an executive at the Canadian train and plane maker said on Wednesday, potentially giving the high-stakes project a lucrative boost.
Critical to the future of Bombardier’s plane making unit, the C Series made its air show debut in Paris this week.
Bombardier expects the smaller CS100 model to be certified by the end of 2015 after years of delays and cost overruns. The CS300 is due to follow next year, and a potential CS500 model is now also on the cards. | READ MORE