CSeries Aircraft Program Making Excellent Progress Towards First Flight

- Bombardier confirms CS300 airframe can accommodate up to 160 seats - Extra capacity seating option will be available in-production and as a retrofit MIRABEL, QUEBEC–(Marketwire – March 8, 2013) – Bombardier Aerospace announced today that the development of the CSeries aircraft is making excellent progress as the program readies to transition to the flight test phase in order to achieve first flight by the end of June 2013. “We…