Actually, 2 A220-100's remain to be delivered to SWISS. One apparently is in production, the other, apparently in outside storage. And the one in production that you mention is now in the air for the first time. With 50018 to be delivered this month, 50030 delivered earlier this month to Delta and ...Jump to post
I doubt we will see a CRJ update start anytime soon. Certainly not before 2020. BBD just doesn't have the cash to do it. They are up to their eyeballs in debt and their free cash flow situation is terrible, even after selling two pieces of their business.Jump to post
Video of Delta's first cs1/a220: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ql-CyJWpnOM
The engines are so quiet that I initially thought the video had no audio (either that or the mic is really bad).
Airbus is expected to announce a rebranding of the C Series at its July 10 pre-Farnborough Air Show media briefing. An aircraft is in the process of being repainted in Airbus colors for display at the event. https://leehamnews.com/2018/07/02/pontifications-c-series-to-airbus-10-years-since-program-...Jump to post
seems like there were two more first flights in the past few days https://twitter.com/fbeaulie99/status/1011396302070996992 https://twitter.com/War_bird/status/1010529277106900992 I hope YMX is ramping up to a sustainable production level of >3/month. However the cynic in me wonders if they are just...Jump to post
I drove by YMX last Friday on my way up north-I saw 5 "white tails" outside easily from the highway. There may have been more but the hangars blocked part of the view. Those have been sitting there for a while, some number of them show on Google Earth going back to about a year ago now. T...Jump to post
Delta's price tag for the planes isn't a mystery. It was disclosed as part of the ITC investigation but redacted from public documents reviewed by CNN. Two people familiar with the deal said each plane was in the "high $20 millions." http://money.cnn.com/2017/09/22/news/companies/bombardi...Jump to post