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The Bombardier CS100 Airplane 5001 Flight Test Progress Summary

The CS100 5001 Flight Test Summary includes all flights completed up to and including those on October 30th, 2013.

Flights Completed on 5001: 4; Hours Flown: 8.28

Maximum Altitude Achieved: 25,100 Feet; Maximum Mach Number: .68

Days Since First Flight: 44; Days Flown: 47

Note: Flights completed includes landings to a full stop. Touch and go's and take off and landing performance flight with multiple landings are not reflected in the data given here. The number of missions can be lower than the reported number of flights. A flight mission can include any number of landings. Gaps in tracking data exist, lowering the flight hours shown here when compaired to the actual flight time recorded during flight testing. Since the data presented here is from public sources, FAA Radar Tracking Data, data gaps are normal occurances and do not reflect on the flight test program. Radar tracking data is only available when a flight plan has been filed and it is active. If a flight plan has been canceled in flight, the tracking ends and data is no longer available.

On September 16th 2013, the first Bombardier CS100 5001 took to the air for the first time. The airplane initiated the twelve month flight test program. Five airplanes, are planned for the test program with the initial aircraft being 5001. The information presented below is an unofficial summary of the test program status. The information presented here is from publicly available data and is presented only for informative purposes. Additional information and data for other test aircraft will be presented once it becomes available.

Bombardier CS100 FTV1 Flight Test Progress