Bombardier

Bombardier Global 7000 and 8000

Bombardier proudly announced it’s new Global series aircraft the Global 8000 and 7000 at this years NBAA (National Business Aircraft Association) convention. I was a little disappointed to learn that rather than a clean sheet new aircraft design Bombardier’s answer to the challenge from Gulfstream’s the G650 was simply a Read more…

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Aircraft Completions

Learjet Series Update

Learjet’s excellent dispatch reliability and low operating costs make it an aircraft that can be operated profitably.  The IAS Express modification of Learjet 35/36 and 31 series aircraft increases speed, range and useful load while reducing operating costs.  Recently the market for pre-owned Learjets has been showing some signs of life. Read more…

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Aircraft Management

Bombardier Challenger Series Update

Another wonderful design of Bill Lear the Challengers original name was the Learstar.  Bombardier renamed it the Challenger prior to the first delivery of the 600 series aircraft. The 601 started deliveries in 1983 and was a strong seller until 1996 when the longer range Challenger 604 and then 605 replaced it Read more…

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Aircraft Completion

Bombardier FLL service center visit

Greetings, Today I visited Bombardier’s Fort Lauderdale service center at FLL. I was very warmly welcomed by Murtaza “Murt” Hassan the Operation manager of the Challenger/Global program at FLL. The FLL facilities are much smaller than the Tucson AZ facility which we are much more familiar with. We were quite Read more…

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Aircraft Completions

Bombardier Challenger 604

Another wonderful design of Bill Lear the Challengers original name was the Learstar. Bomdardier renamed it the Challenger prior to the first delivery of the 600 series aircraft. The 604 started deliveries in 1996 when it replaced the Challenger 601 in the lineup. The Challenger 604 is a Super Mid Sized Read more…

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Bombardier

Learjet 45 XR / Learjet 45

The development of the LJ45 was announced by Bombardier in September, 1992, and first flight of the prototype aircraft took place in 1995, with the first customer aircraft subsequently delivered in January, 1998.  The cockpit is equipped with a four-screen Honeywell Primus 1000 EFIS avionics system. The aircraft is powered Read more…

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