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2012/11/29 - Bombardier Aerospace de Havilland Plant Tour - Thursday, November 29, 2012

posted Nov 9, 2012, 1:45 PM by Anton Dubov   [ updated Nov 30, 2012, 8:50 AM ]
Bombardier is the world’s only manufacturer of both planes and trains. Looking far ahead while delivering now, Bombardier is evolving mobility worldwide and making it easier for people to connect with one another. With more than 33,600 employees and a leadership position in global markets, Bombardier Aerospace designs, manufactures and supports innovative aviation products for the business, commercial, specialized and amphibious aircraft markets. 

Its Toronto centre of excellence is the heart of Ontario’s burgeoning aerospace sector with manufacturing operations that span four — and soon, six — highly successful aircraft and 90% of production destined exclusively for customers based in foreign markets. This legacy of innovation consolidates more than 250 years of aviation history and has developed 25 successful new aircraft programs since 1992.
The Toronto aircraft programs:
• Final assembly for the prestigious Global 5000 and Global 6000 business jets, and soon for the Global 7000 and Global 8000 business jets
• Final assembly and interior completion for the environmentally conscious Q400 NextGen turboprop
• Manufacturing of the wing for the legendary Learjet 45 XR business aircraft
• Delivered close to 100 aircraft in fiscal year ended December 31, 2011
During the tour, you will have unique opportunity to see how planes manufactured and see a newly finished aircraft. 


Date:Thursday, November 29, 2012    
Time:
Tour begins at 4:00pm SHARP
Please arrive at least 15 minutes early
Location:
123 Garratt Boulevard, North York, ON M3K 1Y5
(Need directions? Click here)
Registration:Closed.
Space is limited
Sign-Up early to avoid disappointment!
Registration fee:
$5.00 for ASME Members
$10.00 for Non-Members
(money will be collected at the tour)

RSVP Deadline: Monday, November 26, 2012

Bombardier kindly asks that no heels be worn and for those that have safety shoes to please wear them. No camera (of any kind) will be allowed on the tour.

For more information or questions, please contact Matthew Sidon at msidon@asme.org.

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