|AirBaltic CS300. Photo: AirBaltic|
[Avionics Magazine 11-29-2016] Bombardier Commercial Aircraft delivered of the first C Series CS300 commercial aircraft to launch operator airBaltic, the flag carrier of Latvia, on Nov. 28. The CS300 is the larger variant of Bombardier's C Series aircraft, which is designed to carry between 130 and 150 passengers. The handover to airBaltic comes just five months after the successful entry into service of the CS100 variant of the C Series with Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS).
The maiden commercial flight of airBaltic's first CS300 aircraft, which will take passengers from Riga to Amsterdam, is scheduled for Dec. 14.