Mitsubishi Regional Jet Debut
Mitsubishi Aircraft rolled out their new MRJ. Their next generation regional jet features a game-changing Pratt & PurePower® engine and state-of-the-art aerodynamic design significantly cutting fuel consumption, noise & emissions. Watch their video below of the debut and the Pratt & Whitney video of the new engine's test bed flight in the Montreal area of Quebec, Canada. In January Japan Airlines (JAL) announced that they have signed an agreement for the purchase of thirty-two firm Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) aircraft. Thus far, 407 MRJ (223 firm, 160 option, 24 purchase rights) are on order, including 32 from JAL. Deliveries to JAL are scheduled to commence in 2021.