Appointment at Bombardier

Bombardier Inc. announces the following appointment, effective Feb. 3, 2003.

Mr. William J. Fox is appointed Senior Vice President, Public Affairs. Mr. Fox will report to the President and Chief Executive Officer.

Mr. Fox was Senior Vice President, Public Affairs at Canadian National, responsible for public and government relations.

Mr. Yvon Turcot, currently Senior Vice President, Public Affairs, will leave the Company on Jan. 31, 2003 to pursue other professional interests.

Bombardier Inc., a diversified manufacturing and services company, is a world-leading manufacturer of business jets, regional aircraft, rail transportation equipment and motorized recreational products. It also provides financial services and asset management in business areas aligned with its core expertise. Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, the Corporation has a workforce of some 80,000 people in 24 countries throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Its revenues for the fiscal year ended Jan. 31, 2002 totalled $21.6 billion Cdn. Bombardier shares are traded on the Toronto, Brussels and Frankfurt stock exchanges (BBD, BOM and BBDd.F).

For information:

Dominique Dionne
Vice President, Public Relations and Communication
(514) 861-9481