The Bombardier CS100 receives EASA and FAA Type Certification

Bombardier has obtained from the USA and European aviation authorities the type certification for the CS100, as it prepares for delivery of the first aircraft to launch operator SWISS, supposed to debut commercially next month. 

The first CS100 for SWISS. Photo by Bombardier

“In the same week that our C Series aircraft surpassed 5,000 flight hours and the first SWISS aircraft readies for its first flight, we are celebrating another very proud moment with the receipt of the CS100 aircraft EASA and FAA Type Validations. I congratulate our teams for all their hard work in delivering these latest significant accomplishments,” said Robert Dewar, Vice President, C Series Program, Bombardier Commercial Aircraft. “As we move quickly towards the delivery of the first CS100 aircraft to SWISS, we are gratified that several aviation leaders are confirming what we have been saying all along — the C Series aircraft will open up new opportunities for operators, while delivering unrivalled economic advantages, performance, and environmental credentials.”

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