Bombardier Adds EASA (European Union Aviation Safety Agency) to Global 5500/6500 Approvals
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October 16, 2019 - by Kerry Lynch for ainonline.com
The European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) has granted approval for Bombardier's newest members of the Global family—the Global 5500 and 6500—clearing the way for the ultra-long-range models to be registered in an EU country. European validation follows Transport Canada certification last month and entry-into-service of the first Global 6500 on September 30.
That first aircraft was leased back to Bombardier, which will display it next week during NBAA-BACE in Las Vegas.
"Obtaining type certification from [EASA] marks one of the final chapters in our very successful development program, and this achievement is a direct result of the commitment to excellence of the highly-skilled employees who
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