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  • Bombardier Challenger 605 business jet performs first flight


    <P align=left><BR>Bombardier completed first flight of the Challenger 605 large cabin business jet yesterday at the airframer's facilities at Montreal Trudeau international airport. <BR><BR>The aircraft made a 3h23min flight, leaving at 12:40. The 605 aircraft (MSN5701, pictured below) climbed steadily to reach an altitude of 41,000ft (12,496 m) and a speed of 420kt (780km/h). The aircraft's take-off weight was 17,550kg (38,730lb), of which 5,670kg was fuel.<BR><BR></P> <DIV align=center> <TABLE borderColor=#000000 cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 align=center bgColor=#ffffff border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TD><IMG height=297 alt="605 first flight big" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=11141" width=445 border=1></TD></TR> <TR> <TD><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Courier New'"><SUP> <P class=MsoBodyText style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 17.85pt; LINE-HEIGHT: normal" align=right><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Courier New'">© Bombardier Aerospace<BR></SPAN></P> <P class=MsoBodyText style="MAR


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  • ANALYSIS: Air Canada feels pressure on US routes


    Air Canada is seeing some compression to its yield on services to the northeast USA, even as it ramps up flights to the...


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  • ROUTES: Montréal-Trudeau prepares for growth

    News | 06 Oct 2013 01:19 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    Banking on expected growth in the US transborder and international markets, Montréal-Trudeau International airport has rolled out several projects to capture more passengers.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ROUTES-Montral-Trudeau-prepares-for-growth-391242/
  • ANALYSIS: Air Canada feels pressure on US routes

    News | 08 Nov 2012 22:44 | Edward Russell

    Air Canada is seeing some compression to its yield on services to the northeast USA, even as it ramps up flights to the region, say executives at the Montreal-based...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Air-Canada-feels-pressure-on-US-routes-378747/
  • ROUTES: Montreal hopeful of direct flights to Beijing in 2011

    News | 21 Sep 2010 20:00 | Lori Ranson

    Officials from Montreal Trudeau International airport are working feverishly to offer direct flights to Beijing as early as next year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ROUTES-Montreal-hopeful-of-direct-flights-to-Beijing-in-2011-347575/
  • Large-cabin Challenger 605 takes off for maiden flight

    News | 31 Jan 2006 00:00

    <P>Bombardier’s Challenger 605 large-cabin business jet took off for the first time from Montreal Trudeau International airport last week. The aircraft flew for 3h23min, reaching an altitude of 41,000ft (12,496m) and a speed of 420kt (780km/h).</P> <P align=center><IMG alt=Challenger src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=11248"></P> <P> Take-off weight was 17,550kg (38,730lb), of which 5,670kg was fuel. Bombardier says the flight was dedicated to testing “basic system functionality and assessing the handling and flying qualities of the aircraft”, including flight-control checks and avionics testing. Featuring a redesigned interior, larger cabin windows and new tailcone, the aircraft is due to enter service in the third quarter of 2007. Launched in November 2005, the Challenger 605 succeeds the 604 model and has a Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21 integrated avionics suite.</P>http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Large-cabin-Challenger-605-takes-off-for-maiden-flight-204448/
  • Bombardier Challenger 605 business jet performs first flight

    News | 23 Jan 2006 09:30

    <P align=left><BR>Bombardier completed first flight of the Challenger 605 large cabin business jet yesterday at the airframer's facilities at Montreal Trudeau international airport. <BR><BR>The aircraft made a 3h23min flight, leaving at 12:40. The 605 aircraft (MSN5701, pictured below) climbed steadily to reach an altitude of 41,000ft (12,496 m) and a speed of 420kt (780km/h). The aircraft's take-off weight was 17,550kg (38,730lb), of which 5,670kg was fuel.<BR><BR></P> <DIV align=center> <TABLE borderColor=#000000 cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 align=center bgColor=#ffffff border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TD><IMG height=297 alt="605 first flight big" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=11141" width=445 border=1></TD></TR> <TR> <TD><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Courier New'"><SUP> <P class=MsoBodyText style="MARGIN: 0cm 0cm 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 17.85pt; LINE-HEIGHT: normal" align=right><SPAN style="FONT-FAMILY: 'Courier New'">© Bombardier Aerospace<BR></SPAN></P> <P class=MsoBodyText style="MARhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bombardier-Challenger-605-business-jet-performs-first-flight-204218/