December 19, 2016
Bombardier's CEO, Alain Bellemare has indicated that the days of steep discounts on C-Series sales - offered to entice many of the early customers to commit to a deal - are coming to an end in 2017.
Latvia's airBaltic has completed its first revenue flight with the CS300 C-Series.
Embraer reports that its E-Jet E2 flight test program is "on schedule" with more than 300 flight hours logged.
AerCap Holdings has delivered the first A320 NEO airplane on lease to a Chinese airline. The airplane, equipped with Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engines, was delivered to China Southern Airlines.
Japan's All Nippon Airways (ANA) took delivery of its first A320 NEO, powered by Pratt & Whitney PW1100G engines. The airplane is expected to enter revenue service in January.
Pratt & Whitney has obtaine joint-type certification from the FAA and EASA for the A321 NEO, powered by the PW1100G engine.