Tag Archives: Bombardier

Mark Collins – Boeing Super Hornets for RCAF, Jobs for Bombardier…and a Pipeline?

22 Jun

Postmedia’s well plugged-in John Ivison speculates about possible linkages that are all about politics, not about what’s best for Canada’s defence. Sadly ’tis all too often …

Source: Mark Collins – Boeing Super Hornets for RCAF, Jobs for Bombardier…and a Pipeline?

Mark Collins – Trying to Keep Bombardier Q400 Turboprop Competitive

20 Jun

Further to this post (with relevant links), Bombardier Q400 Turboprop Hitting Some Fans Too a sensible deal has been struck between the union and the company–but the airliner may just be a bi…

Source: Mark Collins – Trying to Keep Bombardier Q400 Turboprop Competitive

Mark Collins – Embraer Legal Fight vs Bombardier For Low-Balling CSeries’ Price?

11 Jun

Further to this post, Bombardier Loss-Leads CSeries to Delta–Big Time (plus Canadian politics) the Brazilian plane-maker is not best pleased (with some reason)–and what about Canadian-Brazili…

Source: Mark Collins – Embraer Legal Fight vs Bombardier For Low-Balling CSeries’ Price?

Mark Collins- “Opinion: Why I Was (Probably) Wrong On C Series”

4 May

Further to this post, Bombardier Loss-Leads CSeries to Delta–Big Time (plus Canadian politics) I may well have been too pessimistic too–though I have not doubted the willingness of Quebec and…

Source: Mark Collins- “Opinion: Why I Was (Probably) Wrong On C Series”

Mark Collins – Bombardier Loss-Leads CSeries to Delta–Big Time (plus Canadian politics)

29 Apr

One does wonder when the jetliner might ever be profitable in a serious capitalist sense; and the company still wants/needs fed funds in spite of this big deal: 1) Globe and Mail: Bombardier gets m…

Source: Mark Collins – Bombardier Loss-Leads CSeries to Delta–Big Time (plus Canadian politics)

Mark Collins – Bombardier: A Justification For Feds Giving Company Money it Says Doesn’t Need

20 Apr

Further to this post, Bombardier Says Doesn’t Need Federal Bailout Ottawa can claim the moolah is to develop a bigger CSeries version that Delta would like (and maybe other airlines). ‘Twould…

Source: Mark Collins – Bombardier: A Justification For Feds Giving Company Money it Says Doesn’t Need

Mark Collins – Bombardier Airframe for New USAF ISR Plane? Part 2

28 Mar

Further to this June 2015 post, the bombardier airframe is still in the running: Raytheon and Northrop contracted for JSTARS radar battle The US Air Force has locked in Raytheon and Northrop Grumma…

Source: Mark Collins – Bombardier Airframe for New USAF ISR Plane? Part 2