Bombardier has received the first aft fuselage section for the CRJ NextGen regional jet fleet from series production of RUAG Technology.

RUAG received the contract from Bombardier last year for producing parts, assemblies and the final assembly of the aft fuselage section for CRJ series.

It includes fuselages for CRJ 700 NextGen, CRJ 900 NextGen and CRJ 1000 NextGen regional aircraft.

RUAG is an aerospace and defence and security technology group with production sites in Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Hungary and Sweden.