ExecuJet Is European Launch Customer for Learjet 85
Zurich-based ExecuJet yesterday signed for six Bombardier Learjet 85s, making the executive aircraft sales (new and pre-owned), charter, completions and maintenance firm the European launch customer for the all-composite twinjet.
The firm order is valued at approximately 3 million, and deliveries to ExecuJet are slated to begin in 2013. ExecuJet said the new Learjet 85 will join its existing charter fleet, which already includes 29 Bombardier business jets operating worldwide.
Making the announcement here at EBACE were (l-r): Learjet vice president of sales Mike Fahey, ExecuJet CEO Niall Olver, Bombardier Business Aircraft vice president of sales Bob Horner and ExecuJet group sales executive director Andrew Hoy.