Bombardier CSeries takes off for first flight

Credit: By Graham Warwick
Bombardier's first CSeries airliner took off for up to a 2.5 hour first flight from Montreal-Mirabel airport just before 10:00 a.m. local time Monday, Sept. 16. During the flight the first flight-test aircraft, FTV1, is expected to cycle the landing gear and flaps and check the maneuverability of...

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