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.

2 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