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by basspaul
Tue Jun 11, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Delivery/Production Thread - 2019
Replies: 421
Views: 101144

Re: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Delivery/Production Thread - 2019

keesje wrote:
It seems at this stage BBD engineers / supply chain did a pretty good job on the A220.


Thanks, many of us worked hard on it and we're proud about it.

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by basspaul
Thu Jun 06, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Air Canada Cargo to use Drones
Replies: 13
Views: 2039

Re: Air Canada Cargo to use Drones

Drones are going revolutionize how the many isolated villages in the north are connected to the developed south. The cost and time savings possible for smaller deliveries will be huge. Reducing the cost of living for those villages will only help those there who are often poor.

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by basspaul
Tue Apr 30, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Delivery/Production Thread - 2019
Replies: 421
Views: 101144

Re: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Delivery/Production Thread - 2019

Shipments could go by rail or truck to Halifax which is a year round ice free port. And then by boat from Halifax to Mobile. Or even much closer still ship to Boston and go by boat from there. Montreal - Boston isn't that far. As mentioned in a comment above, from the port of Montreal to the Atlant...

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by basspaul
Thu Apr 04, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Bombardier Announce Order for 6 Q400s
Replies: 17
Views: 5388

Re: Bombardier Announce Order for 6 Q400s

The BBD sales staff must be in a somewhat interesting position at this point. ... snipped ... Does anyone know what's going to happen to Bombardier commercial aircraft business? Does the CRJ have enough volume to warrant the continuation of the program beyond 2021? The current CRJ final assembly li...

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by basspaul
Wed Mar 27, 2019 2:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus Takes Aim At Inconsistent Pilot Training Quality
Replies: 54
Views: 7571

Re: Airbus Takes Aim At Inconsistent Pilot Training Quality

https://safetystanddown.com/en
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I think the commercial OEM's should start something like Bomardier does with biz jets and their safety shutdown seminars. Open discussions about safety are always a good thing.

https://safetystanddown.com/en

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by basspaul
Thu Jan 10, 2019 3:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Delivery/Production Thread - 2019
Replies: 421
Views: 101144

Re: Airbus A220 (CSeries) Delivery/Production Thread - 2019

Seeing as Montreal, Belfast, and Mobile are all port cities, they can send fuselages and wings by cargo ship. There's no need to fly green aircraft, or to use Belugas. Partially complete aircraft, without wings, could leave Montreal for Mobile, and wings could arrive direct to Mobile from Belfast. ...

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