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    Talking Point

    Senior managers at Bombardier Aerospace must be very glad to put the summer of 2014 behind them. As we head into Q4, the ill-fated CSeries is flying again, the company’s restructure has been completed and its production rates have ramped up.
    Bombardier’s Q3 results, published yesterday (October 30), reveal that its aerospace division achieved revenues of $2.6bn, a whopping 29 per cent higher than Q3 2013 – outstripping the group’s overall growth in revenues of 20 per cent year on year.
    The results also confirmed that production rates have increased by more than 57 per cent...

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    Travel Blog

    08/10/2014 - 14:38
    Madrid: European MROs told to be prepared

    MRO Network's Juliet Trew reports from MRO Europe in Madrid on the warning to maintenance providers to make sure they are prepared for risks posed by threats such as the ebola outbreak, as well as from the challenges within our sector.
    The Eurozone has had a pretty tough few years following the economic downturn with debt crises, austerity measures and geopolitical unrest, all of which has impacted the commercial aviation sector. But better times are around the corner according to industry experts presenting at the opening session of MRO Europe in Madrid yesterday (October 7).

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