VistaJet and Bombardier have celebrated a milestone delivery of the industry flagship Global 7500 aircraft. The celebration at Bombardier’s Laurent Beaudoin Completion Centre in Montréal marked Bombardier’s 100th delivery of the ultra-long-range jet and VistaJet’s 10th, making it the largest operator of Global 7500 aircraft in the world. VistaJet plans to take up to a total of 17 Global 7500 aircraft into its fleet by the end of 2022.
Thomas Flohr, VistaJet’s founder and chairman said: “We are extremely proud of this landmark moment with Bombardier, as we grow our Global 7500 fleet and meet the growing demand for ultra-long-range solutions. VistaJet is committed to a sustainable aviation future and supporting the global business industry with this expansion. Our enhanced product offering onboard the Global 7500 also guarantees that our clients, whether business or leisure travelers, are given the best and most seamless flying experience. We look forward to welcoming more Members and supporting the business world as our growing fleet of Global 7500 aircraft opens a new era for long-haul private travel.”
Éric Martel, Bombardier’s president and chief executive officer adds: “I am thrilled to celebrate the 100th delivery of the Global 7500 aircraft with our valued customer, VistaJet. VistaJet recognised early on that this aircraft would transform the business jet industry, and the enormous success of Bombardier’s Global 7500 in transforming the private aviation industry. I would like to thank our teams in Montréal, Toronto and Wichita for designing, building and testing this amazing feat of technology. It’s thanks to their talent and dedication that this aircraft has raised the bar for excellence in this sector.”
With a range of over 7,700nm, the Bombardier Global 7500 aircraft opens up global access in long-haul private travel. VistaJet’s network gives the Global 7500 business jet the space to operate at its peak and opens an extended world of non-stop possibilities for its members. With VistaJet, passengers can travel long-haul on the Global 7500 to 187 countries worldwide, unlocking access to 96 percent of the world and some of the most hard-to-reach areas in a single flight.