MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - Feb. 20, 2013) -
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Bombardier Aerospace announced today that it will display a Global 6000 jet at this year's Abu Dhabi Air Expo, which will be held at Al Bateen Airport, Abu Dhabi's dedicated business aviation airport, from March 5 to March 7, 2013.
"The Middle East remains hungry for business aviation," said Khader Mattar, Regional Vice President, Sales, Middle East and Africa, Bombardier Business Aircraft. "As the economies continue to grow and the need for global and regional corporate travel increases in the region, the value of a business jet is now well established beyond that of the private individual. It's an exciting time for business aviation and we are keen to play our part in further helping business aviation reach more people."
Global 6000 aircraft: The Global 6000 jet's unrivalled cabin size and level of comfort combined with an optional stand-up shower and the Bombardier Vision Flight Deck means no other purpose-built business jet comes close in terms of high-speed range capability and traveller comfort. Offering the ultimate in technology, this intrepid jet can link Abu Dhabi with London or Singapore, non-stop, with eight passengers and three to four crew*.
Bombardier is the world's only manufacturer of both planes and trains. Looking far ahead while delivering today, Bombardier is evolving mobility worldwide by answering the call for more efficient, sustainable and enjoyable transportation everywhere. Our vehicles, services and, most of all, our employees are what make us a global leader in transportation.
Bombardier is headquartered in Montréal, Canada. Our shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (BBD) and we are listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability World and North America indexes. In the fiscal year ended December 31, 2011, we posted revenues of $18.3 billion USD. News and information are available at bombardier.com or follow us on Twitter @Bombardier.
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