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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.

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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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Wings Through Time

Take control of five different planes and fly through aviation history in this simple, arcade-like game in 3D!

Take control of five different planes and fly through aviation history in this simple, arcade-like game in 3D!

BCA in Numbers

Bombardier is 5000+ Employees. ~1.5 Million passengers weekly.
Bombardier is flying people in ~90+ countries.
Bombardier is 100+ Years Of Passion
Bombardier is 1,900+ aircraft sold. Total Firm Orders
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History

Over 30 years of ingenuity

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History

Over 30 years of ingenuity

1980

  • 1988

    CRJ aircraft mock-up for testing wind tunnel

  • 1988

    Engineering work station, Saint-Laurent Plant

  • 1988

    1st rendering of the cabin

  • 1989

    Green light for the RJ

1990

  • 1990

    Belfast delivers the 1st fuselage transported on board an Antonov-124

  • 1991

    Unveiling of the 1st CRJ100 aircraft

  • 1991

    1st flight of the CRJ100 aircraft

  • 1991

    1st CRJ aircraft roll out

  • 1992

    1st delivery of the aircraft CRJ100-7004 Lufthansa

  • 1996

    1st CRJ200 aircraft delivery – Tyrolean

  • 1999

    1st flight of the CRJ700 aircraft

  • 1999

    Water ingestion test CRJ700 aircraft

2000

  • 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

    Opening of the Mirabel Site

  • 2001

    1st CRJ900 aircraft manufactured in Mirabel

  • 2003

    1st delivery of CRJ900 aircraft to America West

  • 2003

    110th CRJ aircraft delivered to Lufthansa (CRJ700)

  • 2005

    1st CRJ NextGen aircraft

  • 2006

    1st Challenger 850 Delivery (CRJ200 aircraft platform)

  • 2008

    Assembly of CRJ1000 aircraft prototype (19991)

  • 2008

    1st flight CRJ1000 (19991)

  • 2008

    1,500th CRJ aircraft delivery

  • 2009

    Water ingestion test Mirabel (19991)

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

    Delivery of 300th CRJ900 aircraft to Delta Air Lines

  • 2016

    Celebration of the 400th CRJ900 aircraft Delivery (15400)

  • 2017

    Unveiling of the new CRJ Series cabin “ATMOSPHÈRE”

  • 2018

    Delta: 1st operator of the ATMOSPHÈRE cabin

  • 2019

    Uganda Airlines: 1st operator of the ATMOSPHÈRE cabin in Africa

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