Flying Colours

Bombardier, by Flying Colours, Corp.

Flying Colours, Corp. based in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada completed a Bombardier Challenger 850 using Townsend Leather, as pictured here.  Kate Gillespie was the lead designer on the project.

Kate says her client was involved in the design process and their inspiration was “classic elegance”

The leathers used on this aircraft were:

  • Classic Cowhide Cottage Beige K5164 for Seating,
  • Classic Perforated Cowhide Porridge CL-73630-0809P for Seat Accent,
  • Classic Cowhide Buccaneer CL-633 for Lower Sidewall
  • Classic Embossed & Tipped Cowhide Dark Brown in Stingray pattern ECL-3310-SR for Lower Sidewall Insert

Townsend Leather has worked with Flying Colours Corp. for over a decade and Townsend is proud to be part of some of the beautiful work done by the company.

Flying Colours Corp., established in 1989, is a global leader in all aspects of aircraft completions and maintenance. Initially opened to accommodate a growing aircraft sales and leasing division in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada, Flying Colours has grown into a leading aviation service provider with concentration in the following areas:  Green Completions, Refurbishment & Modification, Executive Conversions, Maintenance & Repair, Exterior Paint, Avionics Upgrade & Installation, Engineering & Design, Component Overhaul & Repair, and Auxiliary Fuel Systems.

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