Bombardier Powers On the First CSeries Flight Test Vehicle and Completes Wing Static Testing Required for First Flight

Build of flight test vehicles and safety-of-flight testing of on-the-ground integrated systems rig advancing to schedule MIRABEL, QUEBEC – (Marketwire / – March 25, 2013) – Bombardier Aerospace announced today that it has successfully completed the first full powering on of the main electrical distribution system on the first CSeries flight test vehicle (FTV1). Additionally, Bombardier confirmed that the wing down-bending static test was successfully concluded on the Complete Airframe…