AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes will not include Bombardier’s CSeries in a pending order for narrowbody aircraft. The carrier considered buying CSeries aircraft, but concluded that the aircraft did not provide sufficient capacity, Fernandes tells Aviation Week. Bombardier’s CS300 is designed to carry 130-145 passengers, but Bombardier has been pitching a special high-capacity version with 160 seats to AirAsia and other low-cost carriers. To achieve the extra capacity, Bombardier is ...


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