Bombardier completes acquisition of Global 7500 aircraft wing program
MONTREAL, Feb. 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier (TSX: BBD.B) today confirmed the completion of the previously announced acquisition of the Global 7500 wing program from Triumph Group Inc. (NYSE: TGI).
Pursuant to a lease agreement for Triumph’s Red Oak, Texas facility, Bombardier will continue to operate the production line with the employees currently supporting the program.
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