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Bombardier Expects to be on the Hot Seat About Trade Complaints at Paris Air Show


(Ross Marowits – Canadian Press)

Bombardier is steeling itself for scrutiny at the International Paris Air Show next week about its disputes with Brazil and rival aircraft manufacturer Boeing over its signature CSeries passenger jets.

Fred Cromer, head of Bombardier’s commercial aircraft division, said he expects potential CSeries customers will pepper the company with questions at one of the airline industry’s marquee marketing events of the year.

But Cromer said the trade actions do not overshadow the aircraft’s performance, which he said is exceeding expectations in service with Swiss International Air Lines and airBaltic. Click here to read more.

Related: Bombardier Not Expected to Announce CSeries Orders in Paris (Reuters)