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Bombardier set to sell CSeries at Paris Air Show

At the Paris Air Show this month, the largest and oldest of its kind, Bombardier Inc.’s Alain Bellemare is going all out to display his newest jet — with plans to send one streaking through the French sky above the assembled aviation executives.

June 2, 2015  By Bloomberg News

It’s still going to be a tough sale.

The chief executive officer’s challenge is wooing carriers that rely on Boeing Co. or Airbus Group NV, and increasingly prefer planes larger than Bombardier’s. The CSeries jet is more than two years late, orders trail forecasts and the few buyers are mostly tiny operators such as Iraqi Airways or AirBaltic. | READ MORE


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