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2015-09-08

Bombardier Inc.: Bombardier Appoints New Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer

Bombardier Inc. / Bombardier Appoints New Senior Vice President and Chief
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MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Sep 8, 2015) - Today, Bombardier Inc.
(TSX:BBD.A)(TSX.BBD.B)(OTCQX:BDRBF) announced the appointment of Nico
Buchholz as Senior Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer (CPO). In
this new position, Mr. Buchholz will lead the Corporation's supply chain
activities and closely manage relations with suppliers across the global
value chain. With his team, he will ensure that goods and services purchased
by Bombardier's four business segments meet the highest standards in terms of
quality, on-time delivery and cost-efficiency. Mr. Buchholz will report
directly to Alain Bellemare, President and Chief Executive Officer.

"Nico Buchholz is the perfect fit for the CPO role given his unique talent for
strategic planning and execution as well as his deep understanding of
aerospace and the industrial sector," said Mr. Bellemare. "His impressive
track record as Lufthansa Group's fleet manager shows that Nico has both the
forward-looking vision and the operational and practical know-how that
Bombardier needs to increase its competitiveness. Strategic sourcing is key
to achieving best-in-class performance. Our new Chief Procurement Officer
will develop a company-wide approach, structure and clear actionable plans to
make it happen."

Prior to joining Bombardier, Mr. Buchholz spent 14 years at Lufthansa, first
as Senior Vice President, Corporate Fleet and then as Executive Vice
President, Fleet Management, Lufthansa Group. In this second role, he managed
a portfolio of approximately 700 aircraft, was responsible for fleet
planning, commercial and technical evaluation, procurement of airframes and
engines, specifications, accounting and disposition of used aircraft for all
airlines within the Group. He notably led the purchase of a large fleet of
wide-body aircraft in 2013, representing the biggest single private-sector
investment in the history of German industry.

Previously, Nico Buchholz was Head of Customer Business and Marketing (civil,
corporate and military) at Rolls-Royce, where he managed several strategic
accounts, including Bombardier, Dassault and Gulfstream. Prior to that, he
worked for Airbus for nearly ten years, initially as Senior Engineer, Product
Marketing and later as Regional Director, Sales for Europe.

Mr. Buchholz holds degrees in Aeronautical Engineering (aircraft design,
operation and flight simulation) from the Technical University of Berlin and
in Air Transport Management from Cranfield University in the United Kingdom.
He is currently a visiting professor at several European universities.

About Bombardier

Bombardier is the world's leading manufacturer of both planes and trains.
Looking far ahead while delivering today, Bombardier is evolving mobility
worldwide by answering the call for more efficient, sustainable and enjoyable
transportation everywhere. Our vehicles, services and, most of all, our
employees are what make us a global leader in transportation.

Bombardier is headquartered in Montreal, Canada. Our shares are traded on the
Toronto Stock Exchange (BBD) and we are listed on the Dow Jones
Sustainability World and North America Indices. In the fiscal year ended
December 31, 2014, we posted revenues of $20.1 billion. News and information
are available atbombardier.comor follow us on Twitter@Bombardier.

Bombardier and The Evolution of Mobility are trademarks of Bombardier Inc. or
its subsidiaries.

Contacts:
Isabelle Rondeau
Director, Communications
Bombardier Inc.
+514 861 9481

Shirley Chenier
Senior Director, Investor Relations
Bombardier Inc.
+514 861 9481

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Source: Bombardier Inc. via Globenewswire

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