Airbus CEO: premature to talk about buying Bombardier Belfast plant
It has called the plant a "key supplier"
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May 16, 2019 - by Alistair Smout, Tim Hepher; Editing by Sudip Kar-Gupta for reuters.com
- It has called the plant a "key supplier"
Bombardier said this month that it would sell the plant which makes wings for the CSeries jet. Airbus bought the loss-making CSeries program from Bombardier last year while leaving it with control of the aerostructures operations.
Analysts have said the plant could be attractive to Airbus but CEO Guillaume Faury told reporters on Thursday that the discussion was "premature".
The CSeries, renamed A220, is the first commercial aircraft to use a new form of carbon-fiber manufacturing called resin transfer infusion...
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