The deal includes 12 additional aircraft with purchase rights.
Bombardier is closing in on the second deal for its CSeries jet since reaching a landmark agreement with Airbus a few weeks ago that will see the European planemaker take control of the program to help revive the plane's fortunes.
EgyptAir Chairman Safwat Moslem told a Dubai Airshow news conference on Tuesday the CS300 aircraft, which seat 130 passengers, would be used by the airline's domestic and regional carrier EgyptAir Express.
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Earlier this month, Bombardier also revealed it had secured orders for 31 aircraft from an unnamed European customer.
An order worth $1.1 billion for 12 Bombardier C-Series aircraft from Egypt's national airline is a welcome confidence boost for Bombardier's workforce in Northern Ireland, but the Canadian aerospace group needs to keeping winning major deals to keep production lines busy in the North, a union leader has warned.
EgyptAir is Bombardier's latest Middle East customer, having already signed agreements with Iraqi Airways, Bahrain's Gulf Air, among other regional carriers.
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If the Egyptian airline buys all 24 aircraft the value of the contract could soar to almost $2.2 billion.
Bombardier is engaged in a trade dispute with Boeing, which complained that the CSeries had been subsidized and sold below cost in the United States. In October, it said it would impose an 80 percent duty on top of duties of almost 220 percent on the aircraft, a benefit for rival Boeing.
More Sunshine, Warmer Monday
FRIDAY NIGHT/SATURDAY: Models indicate a more dynamic system towards the end of the week, but differ slightly on timing. After that, we will clear out for the rest of the day with a mostly sunny and warmer afternoon in the low 60s.