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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  • CFM revamps Leap assembly ahead of ramp-up


    ​As pressure grows to raise already peak production rates for single-aisle aircraft, CFM International has decided to...


  • 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.


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  • ANALYSIS: Geared turbofans usher P&W into Big Data era

    News | 13 Apr 2015 14:57 | Stephen Trimble

    ​By 2030, tens of thousands of Pratt & Whitney geared turbofans will be generating a staggering amount of data along with thrust. The combined fleet will stream 12 petabytes – equivalent to 12 million gigabytes – to servers on the ground every year, with each engine capturing 50 times the amount of data collected by P&W’s previous commercial powerplants.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Geared-turbofans-usher-PW-into-Big-Data-era-410895/
  • CFM revamps Leap assembly ahead of ramp-up

    News | 10 Mar 2015 00:32 | Stephen Trimble

    ​As pressure grows to raise already peak production rates for single-aisle aircraft, CFM International has decided to roll out two major upgrades to the production system for the Leap engine series.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/CFM-revamps-Leap-assembly-ahead-of-ramp-up-409940/
  • ANALYSIS: Why Snecma is confident Silvercrest can win further applications

    News | 13 Oct 2014 11:30 | Murdo Morrison

    ​Snecma started powering up for its first foray into business aviation just as the sector itself was about to power down. Seven years on from the beginning of the test campaign on the Silvercrest core engine demonstrator in December 2007, the French propulsion specialist is convinced it made the right strategic move in launching full development of the 9,500-1,200lb-thrust (42.25-5.33kN) programme three years later without a confirmed customer.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Why-Snecma-is-confident-Silvercrest-can-win-further-applications-404463/
  • DBJ ready to finance MRJ soon

    News | 01 Oct 2014 08:43 | Ellis Taylor

    Development Bank of Japan (DBJ) may soon start offering finance to customers of the Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) as it expands its aircraft financing business and the type gains more popularity.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/DBJ-ready-to-finance-MRJ-soon-404321/
  • ANALYSIS: Pratt & Whitney banks on V2500 for MRO growth

    News | 18 Sep 2014 17:53 | Michael Gubisch

    As Pratt & Whitney’s business shifts from large commercial engines to small and medium-sized ones, the manufacturer is expecting its aftermarket business to expand significantly.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Pratt-Whitney-banks-on-V2500-for-MRO-growth-403857/
  • FARNBOROUGH: Fokker 120 edges closer to go-ahead

    News | 15 Jul 2014 08:40 | 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/