Bombardier is forecasting demand for some 11,200 aircraft in the 20/149-seat range valued at an estimated $393 billion over the next 20 years. The guidance reflects a shift toward larger aircraft, with a demand for 1,000 with 20-59 seats, 4,200 with 60-90 seats and 5,900 100/149-seaters. With airline capacity expected to double during the period, operators will be seeking modern aircraft with lower operating costs, the manufacturer said. The forecast appears to reinforce the company's ...

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