Bombardier adds 40 firm CSeries orders

Fri Sep 26, 2014 7:42am EDT
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TORONTO, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Bombardier Inc said on Friday that aircraft leasing company Macquarie AirFinance had signed a firm agreement to buy 40 of the new CSeries jets, with an option for 10 more.

The deal is for CS300 jets, the larger-capacity version of the CSeries. Macquarie AirFinance will lease the planes to airlines around the world, Bombardier said. (Reporting by Allison Martell)