Bombardier identifies China’s CDB Leasing as Global 6000 customer
Bombardier Aerospace has confirmed that CDB Leasing, a subsidiary of China Development Bank, owns the previously unidentified entity which ordered five Global 6000 business jets on 21 December.
The firm order is valued at approximately US$293 million, based on typical 2012 list prices.
“We are delighted that, once again, Bombardier products are selected for key business expansion by business leaders in China,” says Steve Ridolfi, president of Bombardier Business Aircraft.
CDB Leasing is the sole leasing arm of CDB, as well as the largest lessor in China by asset value. Aviation leasing is CDB Leasing’s core and most mature business sector, with an international reach.
“We are very positive about the general aviation market, especially in China,” says Wang Chong, Chairman, CDB Leasing. “The relationship between CDB Leasing and Bombardier on Global 6000 jets is also the beginning of our new endeavour in the business aviation industry.” – Andrzej Jeziorski
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