Delta to take delivery of the first Bombardier CS100 in late 2018

Delta Air Lines’ CEO Ed Bastian yesterday, in the first quarter 2018 earnings call, confirmed the first delivery of the new 110-seat Bombardier CS100 will be in the fourth quarter of 2018. The airline is planning to inaugurate CS100 services at the start of 2019. Delta has 75 copies on order.

The CS100 will begin to replace the McDonnell Douglas MD-88s and MD-90-30s.

Image: Bombardier.