Transport Airlines

Blackberry To Sell Off Its Business Jet Fleet As Its Own Buyout Starts

Excerpt from CorporateJetInvestor

Oct 05, 2013 5:00 am

Juergen Lehle  / albspotter.eu

The Bombardier Global 5000 4X-COI plane, of the type that Blackberry bought in July this year. Juergen Lehle / albspotter.eu


Blackberry plans to sell a Bombardier Global Express aircraft acquired as recently as July 2013, along with two medium-range Dalcon Falcon business jets purchased “several years ago.”

After selling one last year, the Wall Street Journal revealed..it..had bought a pre-owned Bombardier Global Express, worth around $25 million, in July. “Earlier this year the company decided to sell both [Dassault Falcon business jets] and replace them with one longer-range aircraft,” said Blackberry spokesman Adam Emery.

The listing to sell the planes, tweeted out by the broker:

Read the Complete Story →

Tags:

Next Up

More on Skift

Shangri-La’s New Lhasa Hotel Opens Near the Top of the Himalayas
Behind the Economics of Travel Metasearch
5 Digital Trends We’re Tracking at Skift This Week
How to Find the ‘Holistic Traveler’ Trapped in Your Data

We're the Moneyball of the Travel Industry

We know what's coming next in travel. Subscribe to the newsletter and get all the goodness in your inbox daily.