Bombardier's C Series jet on static display in Atlanta (Photo: AirlineGeeks | Alex Navitsky)

Delta Remains Committed to C Series Order Despite Recent Tensions

Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines has announced that they plan to remain committed to their order of 75 CS100 aircraft from Canadian aircraft manufacturer, Bombardier, after recent events involving complaints from Boeing and proposed tariffs to be levied by the U.S. Department of Commerce. "We love the product and we can't wait to bring it market," said Ed Bastian, Chief Executive Officer of Delta, regarding the CSeries aircraft at a media event earlier this week. The statement comes after days of…

Can Air Canada Save the CSeries?

On Wednesday, Air Canada announced a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Bombardier for the purchase of 45 CS300 aircraft with options for an additional 30 and the potential to substitute the CS100. It is the first order for the CSeries family in 2016 and the first order or commitment for…