Tue, Jul 31, 2007
First Plane Delivered To CA Company
Bombardier announced Tuesday its midsize Learjet 60 XR business
jet entered service this week with Cloud Nine Aviation, of Los
Angeles, CA. The milestone was celebrated with an employee delivery
ceremony at the Learjet manufacturing facility in Wichita, KS.
"We are delighted to celebrate this first entry into service and
look forward to giving our customers the opportunity to fully
experience this fantastic new jet," said Mike Fahey,
vice-president, Learjet sales, Bombardier Business Aircraft.
"The Learjet 60 XR jet combines unparallelled performance and
low operating costs with new technology and enhanced comfort. Our
customers are sure to love this new aircraft as much as it popular
Bombardier notes all the new features available aboard the
Learjet 60 XR jet are present in the first aircraft, including a
Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21 avionics suite and a redesigned
As ANN reported, the first
Learjet 60 XR took flight in April 2006.
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