Bombardier Aerospace

Bombardier Aerospace

April 23, 2007 17:22 ET

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE/Media Advisory: Bombardier

Correction to the media advisory sent on April 20th, 3:18 PM. The address for the ceremony should have read : 6120 Midfield Road, Mississauga, Ontario. The complete and corrected version follows.

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 23, 2007) - On Tuesday, April 24, 2007, Bombardier Regional Aircraft and West Air Sweden will hold a ceremony to mark the delivery of the very first Bombardier CRJ200 regional jet configured as a Package Freighter. The ceremony, involving management and employees of Bombardier Regional Aircraft, West Air Sweden, and invited guests will commence at 11:00 a.m. at Skyservice's Fixed Base Operations (FBO) at Pearson International Airport.

The previously owned CRJ200 aircraft being delivered is the first of West Air Sweden's firm order for two announced on August 3, 2006. West Air, Sweden's largest air freight carrier, currently operates scheduled and charter small package and airmail services within Sweden and to other points in Europe. Its current fleet is comprised of 17 turboprops.

At the close of the handover ceremony, the media will have opportunities for comments and photos with Mr. Gustaf Thureborn, Chief Executive Offer, West Air Sweden and Mr. Rod Sheridan, Vice President Asset Management, Bombardier Regional Aircraft.

Representatives of the media joining us for this ceremony, should arrive at Skyservices FBO, Pearson International Airport, 6120 Midfield Road, Mississauga, Ontario no later than 10:30 a.m. to be escorted to the hangar for the ceremony which will last about 30 minutes.

Bombardier and CRJ200 are trademarks of Bombardier Inc. or its subsidiaries.

Contact Information

  • Bombardier Regional Aircraft
    Philippa King
    Media Relations Representative