Bombardier Commercial Aircraft Presents Airline and Supplier Awards for Outstanding Performance in 2016

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft today announced twelve winners of the 2016 Airline Reliability Performance Awards and a winner of a 2016 In-Service Supplier Top Achievement Recognition (STAR) Award.

Montreal, Quebec, May 18, 2017 /India PRwire/ -- Bombardier Commercial Aircraft today announced twelve winners of the 2016 Airline Reliability Performance Awards and a winner of a 2016 In-Service Supplier Top Achievement Recognition (STAR) Award.

The Airline Reliability Performance Awards recognize operators of Bombardier CRJ Series regional jets and Q Series turboprops who achieve the highest rates of dispatch reliability. To be considered for an In-Service STAR award, a supplier must have scored at least 90 per cent in areas deemed most important by Bombardier's customers such as product performance, airline support and customer focus.

The Awards were presented in a special ceremony during Bombardier Commercial Aircraft's 2017 European Regional Review being held this week in Munich.

Widerøes Flyverskap received an award for the 10th consecutive year and Jazz Aviation repeated last year's achievement by winning Awards in three categories. Rockwell Collins was recognized with an In-service STAR Award.

"These awards highlight the close collaboration between Bombardier, operators and suppliers, and our devotion to serving the travelling public with efficient, reliable service," said Todd Young, Vice President and General Manager, Customer Services and Q400 Aircraft Program. "I congratulate all our award winners for their outstanding efforts in the past year."

The winners of the 2016 Airline Reliability Performance Awards and In-Service STAR Awards are listed in Appendix A.

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft's Regional Reviews are interactive and informative events designed to promote collaboration amongst CRJ, Q Series and C Series aircraft customers, suppliers and partners, as well as industry affiliates. The Reviews, which are hosted by the Customer Services team and hosted in six strategic locations each year, showcase key operational achievements and product updates.

Appendix A

Winners of the 2016 Airline Reliability Performance Awards

Q100/200/300 Aircraft Program

Oceania: Maldivian

Europe: Widerøes Flyveselskap

North America: PAL Airlines

Q400 Aircraft Program

Oceania: Nok Air

Europe: Olympic Air

Asia Pacific: ANA Wings

Africa and Middle East: Ethiopian Airlines

North America: Jazz Aviation

CRJ100/200 Aircraft Programs

Europe: UVT Aero

Asia Pacific: J-Air

North America: Jazz Aviation

CRJ700/CRJ900/CRJ1000 Aircraft Programs

Europe: Air Nostrum

Asia Pacific: China Express

North America: Jazz Aviation

Winner of the 2016 In-Service STAR Award

Rockwell Collins

Notes to Editor

About Bombardier

Bombardier is the world's leading manufacturer of both planes and trains. Looking far ahead while delivering today, Bombardier is evolving mobility worldwide by answering the call for more efficient, sustainable and enjoyable transportation everywhere. Our vehicles, services and, most of all, our employees are what make us a global leader in transportation.

Bombardier is headquartered in Montréal, Canada. Our shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (BBD) and we are listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index. In the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, we posted revenues of $16.3 billion. News and information are available at bombardier.com or follow us on Twitter @Bombardier

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