Mitsubishi Aircraft has again extended the development schedule for its MRJ regional jet, this time by about one-and-a-half years, with first delivery now due in the second quarter of 2017, nine years after the program was launched. First flight, previously scheduled for the last quarter of this year, will not now take place until the second quarter of 2015. The aircraft, powered by Pratt & Whitney PW1217G geared turbofans, will have standard seating for 92 and 78 passengers in two ...
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