…And First Challenger 300 Service Entry


Dallas, Texas, was the location, Jan. 8 was the date and Bombardier Business Jet Solutions was the customer. The event? Entry into service of the first completed Bombardier Challenger 300 business jet under the Bombardier Flexjet fractional ownership program. According to the company, the type’s first customer flight makes the Challenger 300 the first purpose-built aircraft to enter service in the emerging super-midsize market segment. “The Challenger 300 has been designed with the unique needs of Bombardier Flexjet program owners and the high-utilization requirements of fractional ownership in mind,” explained Michael McQuay, president, Bombardier Business Jet Solutions.