Bombardier has a race on to see which CSeries system will be commissioned by year-end, says CSeries General Manager Robert Dewar. “I’m not sure which one it will be, but it will be this year,” he says. He expects all 15-16 major systems to be in individual tests in the first quarter 2012 and finished in the second quarter. He would not be specific about which systems are closest to completion on Airplane Zero—the Completed Integrated Systems Test Area (CIASTA)—an advanced iron bird ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must be a paid subscriber to access "Bombardier Expects First CSeries Systems Tests".

 

Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.