During the Dubai Airshow Bombardier and airBaltic, the Latvian airline, presents the commercial jet aircraft Bombardier CS300.


During the 2015 Dubai Airshow Bombardier announced that airBaltic will be the launch operator of the CS300 aircraft. In December 14, 2016 airBaltic started commercial operations with the first CS300 aircraft. At the moment airBaltic fleet consists of seven Bombardier CS300 out of a total order of 20 aircraft. By the end of this year, airBaltic plans to have eight CS300 aircraft. In cooperation with Etihad Airways on October 29, 2017 the airline launched the longest direct service operated by CS300 between Riga and Abu Dhabi.