Canada's Bombardier lands $1 billion aircraft order

  • Canada's Bombardier Aerospace has received a conditional order for five CS100 and 10 CS300 jetliners from a new customer, which has requested to remain unidentified.

    Based on the list prices of CS100 and CS300 aircraft, the contract is valued at about $1.02 billion.

    Bombardier also said it was in talks with AirAsia about a more densely packed 160-seat version of its CSeries jet.

    The CSeries aircraft is scheduled to enter into service late next year.