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Bombardier CRJ Series Certified for Higher Maintenance Intervals

News Americas, MONTREAL, Canada, Sept. 24, 2018: Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that the Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) has granted approval for the maintenance intervals escalation of the CRJ700, CRJ900 and CRJ1000 aircraft. The line maintenance interval (A-check) is extended to 800 flight hours, and the heavy maintenance interval (C-check) at 8,000 flight hours. “With the longest maintenance intervals on ...

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Bombardier Delivers First 90-Seat Aircraft To SpiceJet

News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. Sept. 21, 2018: Bombardier Commercial Aircraft today announced the delivery of its first 90-seat Q400 aircraft. The aircraft was handed over to India’s SpiceJet Limited (“SpiceJet”) the launch operator for the extra-capacity, 90-seat aircraft. “We are excited to induct the 90-seat Q400 aircraft into our fleet,” said Ajay Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, SpiceJet. “The ...

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Bombardier Delivers First 90-Seat Aircraft To SpiceJet

News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. Sept. 21, 2018: Bombardier Commercial Aircraft today announced the delivery of its first 90-seat Q400 aircraft. The aircraft was handed over to India’s SpiceJet Limited (“SpiceJet”) the launch operator for the extra-capacity, 90-seat aircraft. “We are excited to induct the 90-seat Q400 aircraft into our fleet,” said Ajay Singh, Chairman and Managing Director, SpiceJet. “The ...

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Carnival-Themed Voter Promotion To Push Participation Of Caribbean Immigrants In U.S. Elections Launched

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Sept. 21, 2018: With 46 days until the November 6, 2018 mid-term election in the U.S. from today, September 21, 2018, CaribPR Wire, the PR newswire of the Caribbean and partner of the PR Newswire, is launching a carnival-themed voter promotion campaign across the United States to urge Caribbean immigrants and Caribbean Americans who are ...

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Rhode Island Woman Found Guilty In Jamaican Lottery Scam

News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Sept. 17, 2018: A Providence, Rhode Island woman was the 27th defendant convicted late last week in a  Jamaican lottery scam case that was investigated and prosecuted over 6 years. Melinda Bulgin was found guilty of 15 counts of conspiracy, fraud and money laundering by a federal jury in Bismarck, North Dakota. Authorities say ...

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Costa Rican Utility Plans To Deploy An Intelligent Network, Distribution Automation And Sensing Devices

ATLANTA, Sept. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Landis+Gyr (SWISS: LAND.SW) announced it has been selected to provide smart grid automation technology and data services to Costa Rican utility ESPH as part of a comprehensive grid modernization project. Based in Heredia, Costa Rica, ESPH provides electric, water, sanitation and telecommunications services to residential and commercial customers in the northern suburbs of ...

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Biman Signs Order for Three New Bombardier Q400 Aircraft

News Americas, TORONTO, Canada Sept. 10, 2018: Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that Biman Bangladesh Airlines Ltd. has ordered three new Q400 turboprops by signing a purchase agreement with the Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC). Based on the list price of the Q400 aircraft, the firm order is valued at approximately US$106 million. “We are very pleased that Biman is expanding its ...

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Biman Signs Order for Three New Bombardier Q400 Aircraft

News Americas, TORONTO, Canada Sept. 10, 2018: Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that Biman Bangladesh Airlines Ltd. has ordered three new Q400 turboprops by signing a purchase agreement with the Canadian Commercial Corporation (CCC). Based on the list price of the Q400 aircraft, the firm order is valued at approximately US$106 million. “We are very pleased that Biman is expanding its ...

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Former Air Jamaica Executive Named New Jamaica CG To Miami

News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Fri. Sept. 7, 2018: A former Air Jamaica executive has been named as the new counsel general of Jamaica in Miami. Oliver Mair will replace Franz Hall, who returned to Jamaica to serve as the Director of Protocol at the Foreign Ministry late last year. Jamaica’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Kamina Johnson ...

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