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Progress mostly happens in inches, in tweaks, and in increments. But sometimes there’s a shift that changes everything. Those leaps require vision, intelligence, and effort. They require the kind of courage that made flight possible in the first place. It’s this boldness that drives Bombardier’s relentless pursuit of excellence.

Leaders & Builders

In our industry, they are those leaders best prepared and better equipped for today’s challenges as well as the many ahead.

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BCA in Numbers

5000+ Employees. ~4 Million passengers weekly.
Flying people in ~130+ countries.
100+ Years Of Passion
3,000+ aircraft sold. Total Firm Orders

History

Over 30 years of ingenuity

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History

Over 30 years of ingenuity

1980

  • 1980

    Launch of the Dash-8 Series 100 aircraft program

  • 1988

    1st rendering of the cabin

  • 1988

    CRJ aircraft mock-up for testing wind tunnel

  • 1989

    Green light for the RJ

  • 1989

    First delivery of the Dash-8 Series 100 aircraft to Time Air

1990

  • 1991

    Unveiling of the 1st CRJ100 aircraft

  • 1991

    1st flight of the CRJ100 aircraft

  • 1992

    Launch of the Q200 program

  • 1992

    1st delivery of the aircraft CRJ100-7004 Lufthansa

  • 1994

    BP Colombia becomes the launch customer of the Dash-8 Series 200 aircraft

  • 1995

    First flight of the Dash 8-200 (Q200)
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    First delivery of the Dash 8-200 (Q200)
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    Launch of the Dash 8-400 (Q400) program

  • 1996

    1st CRJ200 aircraft delivery – Tyrolean

  • 1997

    Rollout of the Q400 aircraft

  • 1998

    First flight of the Q400 aircraft

  • 1999

    1st flight of the CRJ700 aircraft

2000

  • 2000

    First delivery of the Q400 aircraft

  • 2000

    Entry into service of the Q400 aircraft by SAS Commuter

  • 2001

    500th CRJ200 aircraft delivery to United Airlines

  • 2001

    1st delivery of the CRJ700 aircraft to HOP! Brit Air – European launch customer

  • 2001

    1st flight of the CRJ900 aircraft prototype (15991)

  • 2001

    1st CRJ900 aircraft manufactured in Mirabel

  • 2003

    1st delivery of CRJ900 aircraft to America West

  • 2005

    1st CRJ NextGen aircraft

  • 2008

    1st flight CRJ1000 (19991)

  • 2008

    Launch of the new Q400 NextGen turboprop airliner

  • 2008

    1,500th CRJ aircraft delivery

2010

  • 2010

    1st delivery of CRJ1000 aircraft to Air Nostrum (Valencia, Spain)

  • 2010

    1st delivery of CRJ1000 aircraft to Brit Air (Morlaix, France)

  • 2012

    Delivery of the 1st CRJ900 corporate shuttle

  • 2012

    1st delivery to China Express

  • 2013

    Bombardier inaugurates the Q400 design with additional seating capacity

  • 2013

    Delivery of 300th CRJ900 aircraft to Delta Air Lines

  • 2015

    Launch of the Q400 Cargo-Combi aircraft

  • 2015

    Bombardier’s Q400 airliner is awarded type certification for operation in Brazil

  • 2015

    Bombardier and WestJet Encore celebrate the historic delivery of the 500th Q400 aircraft

  • 2016

    Ryukyu Air Commuter unveils the first two Q400 Cargo-Combi aircraft in Okinawa

  • 2016

    Celebration of the 400th CRJ900 aircraft Delivery (15400)

  • 2017

    Delivery of the first Q400 86-seat dual configuration aircraft to Philippine Airlines

  • 2017

    The largest order ever of 50 Q400 aircraft by Spicejet, who will be the launch customer for the Q400 aircraft with an additional capacity of 90 seats

  • 2017

    Unveiling of the new CRJ Series cabin “ATMOSPHÈRE”

2018

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