MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - Sept. 28, 2012) - Bombardier Aerospace announced today that it has received orders for a total of five Global business jets from an undisclosed customer. The firm orders consist of four Global 6000 aircraft and one Global 8000 aircraft. The customer has requested to remain unidentified at this time. The transaction is valued at approximately $300 million US based on the 2012 list price for typically equipped aircraft.
"There is strong momentum for our entire Global aircraft product line", said Steve Ridolfi, President, Bombardier Business Aircraft. "This order reinforces, once again, the leadership of our products in terms of range, cabin volume and comfort, as well as state-of-the-art technology," he added.
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