AirAsia Group CEO Tony Fernandes will not include Bombardierâ€™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. Bombardierâ€™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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