Bombardier announced today that its Challenger 650
aircraft has received full type certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA).
“Our Challenger 650
aircraft successfully entered into service in 2015 and is now about to make its European debut in 2016. Demand for this aircraft is strong around the world and with certification now in-hand, we are eager for EASA-registered customers to experience this brand new jet,” said David Coleal, President, Bombardier
Business Aircraft. “Customers who are already operating the aircraft are delighted with its new cabin design, increased comfort and added productivity,” he mentioned.
The aesthetics, ergonomics and technologies of the new Challenger 650
aircraft cabin redefine high-end comfort, convenience and control including angled touch screen controller, metal accent trim and even wider seats.
With its proven reliability drawn from aviations best-selling large business jet platform and top customer-rated product support, the new Challenger 650
aircraft leads the pack with unmatched dependability and the lowest direct operating costs in its class.
Series jets are the most delivered Medium category aircraft of all time in Europe, and account for the largest installed base in its segment in the region.
In 2015, Bombardier Business Aircraft was the market share leader in terms of installed base and deliveries in Europe, in the segments where it competes.
Challenger 650 aircraft:
The new Challenger 650
cabin creates new levels of comfort, control, and convenience. It features a redesigned galley and seats as well as an advanced Cabin Management System – including largest-in-class HD monitors; Audio Video on Demand and Bluetooth integration.
The Challenger 650
aircrafts enhanced engines offer greater thrust, which enable shorter take-off distance, extra payload capacity or greater range capabilities out of challenging airports. With a true 4,000 NM (7,408 km) range capability, the Challenger 650
business jet connects London to New York, Dubai to London and Sao Paulo to Miami non-stop.*
The Challenger 650
aircraft features the Bombardier Vision
flight deck, providing pilots with new levels of control and comfort, in addition to increasing situational awareness and reducing pilot workload. This combination of capabilities provides the best value in business aviation: latest generation Flight Management Computer, Synthetic Vision System (SVS), MultiScan™ weather radar and available head-up display with Enhanced Vision System (EVS). News Source Bombardier News