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Clement Charpentreau

BREAKING | Bombardier sells CRJ program to Mitsubishi

Bombardier has entered into a definitive agreement with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries regarding the sale of the CRJ regional aircraft program for $550 million....


Rytis Beresnevicius

BREAKING: Mitsubishi Has Purchased Bombardier’s CRJ Program

Bombardier has officially exited commercial aviation, as it has sold its CRJ program to Mitsubishi. Read more about the deal between the two companies:...


AeroTime Team

Mitsubishi renames MRJ as SpaceJet, unveils SpaceJet M100

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation has confirmed a new name for its regional jets. Mitsubishi SpaceJet aircraft family, as it is now called, is to be comprised of two planes: the MRJ90, now renamed the SpaceJet M90, and its successor ‒ the smaller and U.S. clause compliant SpaceJet M100.  ...


AeroTime Team

Mitsubishi’s MRJ to be renamed Space Jet?

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation used upcoming Paris Air Show to tease about imminent MRJ “announcements”. Could they include name change or drastic design changes?...


AeroTime Team

MRJ flight testing shows “good results”, Mitsubishi claims

Mitsubishi has started MRJ90 regional jet certification flight tests early in March 2019, the company confirmed to AeroTime. Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation claims the testing is providing “good results”, but declined to provide further details on individual tests....


Clement Charpentreau

Mitsubishi strikes back: MRJ a “threat” to Bombardier

In the latest development of the MRJ dispute, Mitsubishi Heavy is suing back Bombardier. The Japanese manufacturer is accusing its Canadian competitor of wanting to delay or even prevent the development and certification of its regional aircraft, the MRJ....


Rytis Beresnevicius

The Aircraft That Will Revolutionize Regional Air Travel - Mitsubishi MRJ

As the regional jet market heats up with Airbus and Boeing partnering with Bombardier and Embraer, there might be a dark horse that is going to win the race. Is the Mitsubishi MRJ going to take down the industry giants?...


Clement Charpentreau

Mitsubishi jetliner to make first public flight in Farnborough

The long-awaited MRJ90 could make its public maiden flight in July 2018 during Farnborough International Airshow in United Kingdom. The delivery of this regional plane that was expected for 2013 was delayed five times....


Yulius Yoma

Tokyo hopes MRJ will revitalize Japanese aerospace industry

The deliveries of Japan’s first commercial jet Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) have been delayed for five times, with deliveries now expected to begin by mid-2020. Despite scheduling issues, the potential competitor of Bombardier, Embraer and Sukhoi still puts a lot of hope in its creation....


Yulius Yoma

MRJ’s third test aircraft completes ferry flight to US

Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) announced that flight test aircraft #3 (FTA-3) of the MRJ program touched down at Grant County International Airport in Washington State, USA, at 7:24 pm (EDT/ GMT-4) on the 31st of March 2017....