Bombardier’s Global 7500 business jet has
received European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) certification,
validating the requirement for the aircraft’s operation in Europe.
“We’ve transformed business aviation with the
Global 7500 jet,” said Michel Ouellette, Senior Vice President,
Program Management and Engineering, Bombardier Business Aircraft.
“With the longest range in the industry, the aircraft can connect
more international cities nonstop, opening many destinations to
The Global 7500 business jet earned its type
certification from Transport Canada in September 2018, followed by
the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in November 2018,
both within only 24 months after the first flight of FTV1. The
aircraft entered service in December 2018.
The Global 7500 aircraft has a range of 7,700
nautical miles, meaning it can connect New York to Hong Kong and
Singapore to San Francisco nonstop, flying eight passengers with
standard NBAA IFR fuel reserves.