Mitsubishi is planning on entering the regional jet market—at the same time that Airbus and Boeing are expanding their footprint in it.
The Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) is a passenger plane with a range of about 2,000 miles—an aircraft with fewer seats and a smaller fuselage, suited for domestic travel in Japan and Europe. It comes in 88-seat and 76-seat variants.
The MRJ has been in development for most of a decade, at a cost of $2 billion. Mitsubishi originally planned test flig…
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