And the press conference is live. Will provide updates to this post. Although I don’t understand French that well.
He said something about Air Canada don’t know what though
CEO (he) is saying this is a big day for CSeries
Talking about assembly line in Alabama
Any aircraft produced there will NOT be subject to duties
Partnership will double value of program
Woman named Dominique Anglade speaking now, I think she may be deputy premier. Speaking in French.
She’s talking about technology, I think I may have hear croissant, but you know…
Barely understood this but I think she said that today is a big day for Bombardier and the Canadian aerospace industry, and there is now more confidence for the CSeries
This airbus guy is speaking and thanking Canada and that this partnership will strengthen stuff etc.
This guy named David Chartland is speaking and is speed talking French and cannot understand a word he’s saying
Doing my best French translation, which is pretty bad. There is minimal English though.
I think there are people asking questions now and are speed talking French
Do check bombardiers twitter in the meantime https://twitter.com/Bombardier
Anglade said something about this being strategic
CEO reinstating that this deal will double value of program whilst answering a question
Listening to live translator now
CEO says that they wanted access and Airbus has given them that option now and they wanted to defend their rights