TAI Starts Deliveries of Bombardier C Series FTE Units

Issue 55 - September 2014

At a ceremony held on 19 August 2014 at its facilities in Ankara, Turkey, TAI (Turkish Aerospace Industries) delivered to Bombardier the first of the FTE (Fixed Trailing Edge) structures it has assembled for the Bombardier C Series aircraft.

The Bombardier C Series is known for such features as fuel-efficient engines and extremely quiet operation; the first FTE structure completed by TAI will be integrated into wings by Bombardier Aerospace Belfast in Ireland and dispatched to the final assembly line in Montreal, Canada.