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Bombardier Transportation: Bombardier to Supply 52 additional Commuter Trains to STIF and SNCF

* Bombardier Francil ien trains are the best performing fleet in

BERLIN, GERMANY--(Marketwired - Dec 5, 2016) - Note to editors: To view the
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Rail technology leader Bombardier Transportation today announced that French
National Railway Company, Societe nationale des chemins de fer francais
(SNCF), has placed an order for 52 additional Francilien Electric Multiple
Unit (EMU) commuter trains. The order, financed by Ile-de-France's transport
authority Syndicat des transports d'Ile-de-France (STIF), is valued at
approximately 348 million euro ($370 million US) and is a call off from a
contract signed in 2006 with SNCF for a maximum of 372 trains. The first
trains of this order will be delivered in early 2018 and will operate from
the Paris Saint Lazare Station as part of the STIF transportation
modernisation plan.

"The Francilien, specially designed and manufactured for the Ile-de-France at
our site in Crespin, Hauts-de-France, is a reliable, high performing train
that meets ongoing challenges experienced in such densely populated areas",
stated Laurent Bouyer, President, Bombardier Transportation France. "These
modern trains offer room for up to 1,000 people with wide doors for easy
accessibility and open gangways that increase passenger flow. All these
features are contributing greatly to the punctuality of the service."

To date there are almost 200 Francilien trains in service, testimony to the
confidence in Bombardier to deliver reliable products as part of its ongoing
long term partnership with the French Railways and the STIF. The Francilien
fleet boasts the highest performance rates on SNCF's Transilien network. As
an innovation driver, from the start of the project, Bombardier focused on
passenger needs and designed a modern spacious commuter train with a high
capacity. It is equipped with modern security systems and the latest energy
efficient and intelligent technologies that decrease the footprint on the

Bombardier's site in Crespin, France's largest industrial rail site, designs,
builds and operates innovative trains, meeting daily transport needs. The
site built its reputation on the AGC regional trains and is now delivering
two major projects: the Francilien commuter train for the Ile de France
Region and the BOMBARDIER OMNEO double deck platform which includes the Regio
2N and the OMNEO Premium intercity train.

Nearly 1,000 "made in Hauts-de-France" Bombardier trains operate daily,
offering reliable and comfortable journeys to passengers. In 2015, Bombardier
trains travelled 150 million kilometers throughout France, which is
equivalent to 550 000 private cars on the roads to ensure these journeys.

About Bombardier Transportation

Bombardier Transportation is a global leader in rail technology and offers the
broadest portfolio in the industry. It covers the full spectrum of rail
solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signalling. The company
also provides complete transport systems, e-mobility technology and
maintenance services. As an innovation driver, Bombardier Transportation
continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility. It provides
integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators,
passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier
Transportation employs around 39,400 people and its products and services
operate in over 60 countries.

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 North America Index. In the fiscal year ended December 31,
2015, we posted revenues of $18.2 billion. News and information are available
atbombardier.comor follow us on Twitter@Bombardier.

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