Bombardier has increased the CSeries’ payload by 1,000 lbs., committed to an automatic over-wing exit door, and added another two inches to the airframe to meet customer demands, the program chief tells The DAILY. These changes, along with a designation change for the family of 110- and 130-seat aircraft to CS100 and CS300, were part of a package of developments that resulted in a firm order for 30 CS100s from Lufthansa for its Swiss International Air Lines unit, and should result in ...

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