Bombardier CSeries flight testing halted after engine problem

TORONTO Fri May 30, 2014 3:17pm EDT

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TORONTO May 30 (Reuters) - Bombardier Inc's new CSeries jet suffered an "engine-related incident" while stationary during maintenance testing on Thursday and flight testing of the aircraft has been halted, the company said in a release on Friday.

Bombardier said it is investigating the incident with Pratt & Whitney, a unit of United Technologies Corp that makes the engines. (Reporting by Allison Martell; Editing by Jeffrey Hodgson)

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