Bombardier sells more CRJ1000 to Air NostrumBombardier sells more CRJ1000s to Air Nostrum
Bombardier Aerospace today confirmed that Air Nostrum has now placed firm orders for a total of 35 CRJ1000 NextGen. The Spanish regional airline is launch customer for the stretched aircraft.
The new firm order for 15 CRJ1000 NextGen aircraft announced today was previously announced by Bombardier on February 19, 2007 as a conditional order for 15 CRJ1000 aircraft by an unidentified customer. Delivery of these 15 aircraft will start in 2014 and continue through 2016. This addst to the firm order for 15 CRJ1000 NextGen aircraft, previously announced by Bombardier on February 19, 2007 as a firm order placed by an unidentified launch customer. Also, Air Nostrum converted ist five remaining CRJ900 aircraft to CRJ1000 NextGen jets from a firm order for 16 CRJ900 aircraft placed by Air Nostrum in 2004. The other 11 ordered CRJ900 aircraft have been delivered to the airline.
Based on the list price for the CRJ1000 NextGen aircraft, the new firm order for 15 CRJ1000 NextGen aircraft announced today is valued at approximately $ 793 million US. The total value of Air Nostrum’s orders for 35 CRJ1000 NextGen aircraft is approximately $ 1.75 billion US.