Top News on Mitsubishi Regional Jet

  • FARNBOROUGH: P&W confirms seal failure caused CSeries grounding


    Pratt & Whitney confirms that a seal problem in the engine oil system caused the uncontained failure on 29 May of the PW1500G engine powering the Bombardier CSeries FTV-1, which remains grounded until both companies validate a proposed solution with Canadian regulators.


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  • FARNBOROUGH: Fokker 120 edges closer to go-ahead


    Long-running plans to resurrect production of the Fokker 100 twinjet appear to be gaining momentum as the Netherlands...


  • FARNBOROUGH Superjet International targets Latin America with Russian regional jet


    Superjet International has a message for rival Embraer – watch out, we are coming after you in your own back yard.


  • NBAA: PW800 updated but no customer named


    Pratt & Whitney Canada still is not ready at this NBAA to name a customer for its newest engine, the PW800. But the...


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  • ANALYSIS: The Superjet 100 aircraft report

    News | 30 Jul 2014 20:10 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​The Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft is a five-abreast seat configuration regional aircraft aimed at short-to-medium range routes in the 95-seat regional jet category. With development starting in 2000, the aircraft was designed by the civil aircraft division of the Russian aerospace company Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Company (SCAC) in co-operation with Alenia Aeronautica.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-The-Superjet-100-aircraft-report-402192/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Sukhoi sees no need yet for new Superjet engines

    News | 17 Jul 2014 10:58 | Mavis Toh

    Sukhoi Civil Aircraft says it does not yet see a need to put upgraded engines on its Superjet 100, but that this could change depending on performance of upcoming new-generation jets from its competitors.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Sukhoi-sees-no-need-yet-for-new-Superjet-engines-401722/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Air Mandalay orders six MRJs

    News | 15 Jul 2014 14:28

    Myanmar-based Air Mandalay has placed a firm order for six Mitsubishi Aircraft MRJ90s, taking purchase rights for an additional four.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Air-Mandalay-orders-six-MRJs-401560/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Fokker 120 edges closer to go-ahead

    News | 15 Jul 2014 07:40 | Mark Pilling

    Long-running plans to resurrect production of the Fokker 100 twinjet appear to be gaining momentum as the Netherlands Aircraft Company works on securing the financing and supply chain partners to launch the aircraft, dubbed the F120NG.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-Fokker-120-edges-closer-to-go-ahead-401444/
  • FARNBOROUGH: US airport selected for MRJ flight tests

    News | 14 Jul 2014 17:00 | Mavis Toh

    ​Mitsubishi Aircraft will be using Grant County International airport in the United States as a flight test centre for its MRJ regional jet programme.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-US-airport-selected-for-MRJ-flight-tests-401470/
  • FARNBOROUGH: MRJ power-on set for August

    News | 14 Jul 2014 10:19 | Mavis Toh

    First activation of the Mitsubishi Regional Jet’s electrical system has been set for August, as the Japanese airframer focuses on meeting its target of first flight in the second quarter of 2015.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/FARNBOROUGH-MRJ-power-on-set-for-August-401416/