The first Global 7500 to be delivered and celebrated this coming December 20, 2018 at Bombardier Dorval delivery centre was flown to the US yesterday
14:00 (19:00 UTC) - December 14, 2018 - Quebec, Canada - by Sylvain Faust for Fliegerfaust
The first Global 7500 to be delivered and celebrated this coming December 20, 2018 at Bombardier Dorval delivery centre is currently in the US.
Flying from Montreal to Burlington yesterday, December 13, it then, later on the same day, flew to Windsor Locks Bradley International Airport in Connecticut near Springfield Massachusetts, where it is still at the moment of writing this.
This Global 7500 aircraft is the 6th assembled by Bombardier at the company Toronto assembly facility with the previous five (5) being test aircraft called "Flight Test Vehicle (FTV)", FTV1 to FTV5.
The "empty" aircraft is then flown to Montreal-Dorval airport where is located the Global aircraft completion centre, installing and customizing the aircraft interior and final check flights. The Global aircraft delivery centre is also located there.
This first Global 7500 aircraft built to be sold and delivered to a client is also called "P1" for Production aircraft #1.Its MSN (manufacturer serial number) is 70006. As you understand all Global 7500 aircraft produced will have a MSN starting with "7".
The Global 7500 P1, or MSN 70006 will be flying back to Montreal for the planned celebration of the first new Global 7500 aircraft delivery. The event is for December 20, 2018 starting at 17h00 local (22:00 UTC) at Bombardier Global delivery facility located at Montreal-Dorval Airport.
Stay tuned for more details soon...
Sylvain Faust for Fliegerfaust