Bombardier announces firm order for five Q400 NextGen aircraft Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced that Calgary-based WestJet Encore has signed a firm purchase agreement for five Q400 NextGen airliners. This transaction is a conversion of a batch of five options booked by the carrier's parent company WestJet and follows the first conversion of five option aircraft announced on March 27, bringing the number of option aircraft exercised to 10. The initial total of 25 option aircraft was part of the original contract announced on August 1, 2012 that included WestJet's firm order for 20 Q400 NextGen airliners. Based on the list price of the Q400 NextGen airliner, the transaction announced today is valued at approximately $167M.
Bombardier awarded $228M contract to provide 162 MOVIA vehicles to Delhi Metro Bombardier Transportation has won a contract to supply 162 Bombardier MOVIA metro cars to Delhi Metro Rail , or DMRC. The new trains will increase the number of DMRC's existing fleet of MOVIA metros from 614 to 776 and make it one of the largest metro fleets in the world. The order is valued at approximately $228M, and delivery will begin in 3Q16 and is expected to end in early 2018.