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AeroTime Team

First PW1200G engine assembled in Japan enters flight testing

The first Pratt & Whitney GTF™ PW1200G engine assembled in Japan has begun flight testing. The maiden flight of the engine, which powers the upcoming Mitsubishi SpaceJet, was praised by the Japanese company as an important milestone for both the aircraft program and the Japanese aerospace industry. ...

Clement Charpentreau

Sixth postponement underway for Mitsubishi SpaceJet

For the sixth time, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries has postponed the first delivery of its regional jet, the SpaceJet, to late 2021 or 2022, according to local media reports....

AeroTime Team

Mitsubishi admits facing another SpaceJet service entry delay

Mitsubishi SpaceJet M90 program is getting dangerously close to the business principles of the infamous USGlobal Airways (née Baltia Airlines), as the service entry date of the regional jet, in the development for over a decade now, could be postponed yet again, the company’s CEO revealed. ...

Rytis Beresnevicius

Mitsubishi reportedly delays the SpaceJet for the sixth time

The never-ending delays to the Mitsubishi SpaceJet seem to be continuing on. Reports indicate that the Japanese manufacturer is struggling to get certification for its regional jet....

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.  ...