Bombardier’s Wichita facility took delivery of the first wing shipment for the Learjet 85, bringing the company’s largest and first composite Learjet closer to roll out and first flight. Bombardier has not specified a first flight date, saying only it hoped to receive certification and begin delivery of the first aircraft in 2013. But to meet that target, Bombardier would have to stay on an aggressive certification flight test schedule given that the first production Learjet 85 is still in ...
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