Bombardier president and CEO to hold press conference

Paul M. Tellier, President and CEO of Bombardier Inc., will hold a press conference to announce the Corporation’s restructuring initiative for its rail transportation business and its financial results for fiscal year 2004.

DATE: Wed., March 17, 2004

TIME:
9:00 a.m. EST (MontréalToronto time)
2:;00 p.m. GMT (London time)
3:00 p.m. CET (Berlin time)

PLACE:
Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Library Room
Toronto, Ontario

Mr. Tellier will make an opening statement, followed by a question-and-answer period for media representatives participating in person or by telephone. Media representatives wishing to participate by telephone in this press conference can do so by dialing one of the following numbers:

Original version: (without translation)
(514) 861-3903
1-888-575-8230
(toll-free in North America)
+800-0504-0001 (for overseas participants)

In English:
(514) 861-6698
1-877-228-3369
(toll-free in North America)
+800-0504-1110 (for overseas participants)

In French:
(514) 868-2562
1-877-783-7566
(toll-free in North America)
+800-2492-4220 (for overseas participants)

In German:
(514) 861-0450
+800-3420-4230
(for overseas participants)

To participate in the question period, media representatives must simply identify themselves when they register for the call.

The rebroadcasting of this meeting will be available until April 17, 2004 on Bombardier’s Web site or by telephone at one of the following numbers: (514) 861 2272 or 1﷓800﷓408-3053 (toll-free in North America)
Access codes:
Original version: 2539434#
In Engish: 2539469#
In French: 2539445#
In German: 3013779#

Information session with financial analysts and institutional investors

An information session with financial analysts and institutional investors will be held March 17 at 10:30 a.m. (Toronto time). Media representatives wishing to listen in on the call can register with the operator by dialing one of the following numbers:

Original version: (without translation)
(514) 861-9770
1-888-575-8232
(toll-free in North America)
+800-0504-0005 (for overseas participants)

In English:
(514) 861-7308
1-877-228-3373
(toll-free in North America)
+800-0504-1114 (for overseas participants)

In French:
(514) 868-2558
1-877-711-5151
(toll-free in North America)
+800-4994-8680 (for overseas participants)

Information:

Dominique Dionne
Vice President, Communications
+(514) 861-9481