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Bombardier exec compensation ballooned as company sought massive gov’t handouts

MONTREAL – Bombardier’s senior executives saw their compensation rise by nearly 50 per cent last year at a time when it laid off thousands of workers, sought government aid and saw the first CSeries passenger jet take flight. 610 more words


Metrolinx, Bombardier back in court over light rail vehicle contract

A court battle between Ontario transportation agency Metrolinx and manufacturer Bombardier over the delivery of light rail vehicles for the Eglinton Crosstown line in Toronto continues today. 375 more words


Bombardier employee arrested in Sweden on suspicion of bribery

STOCKHOLM – A Russian employee in the Swedish offices of plane and train maker Bombardier has been detained in pretrial custody for two weeks on suspicion of aggravated bribery, a Swedish prosecutor said Friday. 326 more words



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Metrolinx speaking with alternate light rail vehicle supplier amid court battle with Bombardier

MONTREAL – Ontario transportation agency Metrolinx says it has been in discussions with an alternate light rail vehicle supplier as it continues a court battle with manufacturer Bombardier. 266 more words


[INCIDENT] - Flybe Dash 8 suffered main gear collapse at Amsterdam Schiphol

At 15:55 UTC (16:55 local time) on 23rd Feburary, a Flybe Dash 8 aircraft operating flight BE1284 suffered a collapse of the right hand side main landing gear while landing on Runway 22 at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Int’l Airport while attempting to land during Storm Doris. 318 more words


FlyViking to start operations on March 27

FlyViking has announced it will start up flights from Tromsø‚ Hammerfest and Bodø on March 27‚ 2017.

From April 18, 2017 the new airline will start up flights from Svolvær. 102 more words