UK Export Finance (UKEF), the government body that underwrites export orders for British products, has supported the sale of Bombardier CSeries regional jets for the first time. UKEF is backing the sale of the aircraft to Seoul-based Korean Air—which has 10 CS300s on order—as the wings and parts of the fuselage are built in Belfast, Northern Ireland. “This represents a double-first,” UK junior minister-trade and export promotion Baroness Fairhead said. “It is ...

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