Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has announced that it has strengthened its parts support portfolio for Q Series aircraft by entering into a collaborative agreement with 3 Points Aviation, the company said.
Under the agreement Bombardier provides engineering specifications to assist 3 Points Aviation gain Parts Manufacture Approvals (PMA) from aviation authorities. These approvals give Bombardier operators the choice to purchase OEM-produced parts or PMA parts manufactured by an authorised third party. This will improve the overall part availability for Bombardier´s Q Series aircraft.
The agreement between Bombardier and 3 Points Aviation leverages strengths from both companies. Bombardier´s focus on providing competitive advantages to its customers via the FlightAdvantage program is further enhanced by 3 Points Aviation´s capabilities as a Transport Canada approved parts manufacturer and MRO supplier to support Bombardier´s existing customer base.
With over 69,500 employees across four business segments, Bombardier is a global provider of the transportation industry, creating innovative and game-changing planes and trains. Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Bombardier has production and engineering sites in 28 countries across the segments of Transportation, Business Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft and Aerostructures and Engineering Services. Bombardier shares are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (BBD).