Bombardier will begin steep-approach test flights in Wichita, Kansas, next week, focusing on final validation by July, Bombardier VP-CSeries Rob Dewar told ATW in Montreal. The Canadian aircraft manufacturer is expecting steep-approach certification in this year’s third quarter. This certification is necessary for launch operator Swiss International Air Lines—which will take delivery of its first CS100 in June 2016—to fly into London City (LCY) from the first quarter of ...

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