Articles tagged “mitsubishi”

Japan-Built Mitsubishi Regional Jet Finally Set to Take Flight

Japan-Built Mitsubishi Regional Jet Finally Set to Take Flight

Masatsugu Horie, Bruce Einhorn, and Kyunghee Park

Japan finally breaks into the regional jet market with the much-delayed debut of Mitsubishi’s MRJ aircraft. Its timing is quite favorable, following rival Bombardier's sale of its C Series airliner project to Airbus last year.

10 months ago

Japan Breaks Into Regional Jet Market, SkyWest Awaits Delivery

Japan Breaks Into Regional Jet Market, SkyWest Awaits Delivery

Chris Cooper and Kiyotaka Matsuda , Bloomberg

Japan and China are trying to break into the regional jet market, currently controlled by Embraer and Bombardier. The debut of the Mitsubishi's MRJ aircraft is a much-delayed first step.

5 years ago