Bombardier has sold a CRJ900 NextGen to Petroleum Air Services (PAS) of Egypt. The Cairo-based company, which will be the first to operate a CRJ series aircraft in Egypt, also has placed an option on a second 88-passenger CRJ900. PAS operates helicopter and fixed-wing charter and air taxi services, primarily for the petroleum industry. To date, Bombardier has garnered 266 orders for its CRJ900 series.