I’ll admit, I somehow missed that Airbus and Bombardier talked about a tie-up on the C Series a couple years ago. That would have made yesterday’s announcement a bit less surprising to me. I can’t tell if Boeing saw this coming. And, I can’t really say what’s going to happen next.
It’s been just about 2 years now since I was on StarMegaDO3 and we got the chance to go hang out in Montreal with the folks from Bombardier. If you’re an occasional traveler, you may not have any idea who Bombardier is. But, if you’ve ever flown on a regional jet (you know, those ones where you kinda have to bend over a bit to walk down the aisles and the seats are a little smaller) then you’ve likely been on a Bombardier plane. Usually referred to as a CRJ, […]