Bombardier Delivers Germany-based Challenger 650

| August 11, 2016

Bombardier Delivers Germany-based Challenger 650
Bombardier Business Aircraft delivered its first Challenger 650 to be operated from Germany, the Canadian aircraft manufacturer announced yesterday. The Challenger 650 is a refreshed version of the iconic large-cabin twinjet with new avionics and more powerful engines.

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The Simba Dickie Group, with more than 3,500 employees, is one of the largest toy manufacturers in the world. At their global logistics center in Sonneberg, Thuringia, 4,000 different toys are stored over 50,000 square meters. See how Vocollect voice was implemented here via a direct SAP interface w

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