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Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation Announces an MOU with Mesa Airlines for 100 SpaceJet M100 Aircraft

Posted by Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation News Team on Sep 5, 2019 5:12:47 PM

NASHVILLE – September 5, 2019 -- Today, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Mesa Airlines, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mesa Air Group, Inc., to commence formal negotiations for the purchase of 100 Mitsubishi Aircraft SpaceJet M100 aircraft. The MOU was announced during a signing event at Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation America’s booth during the Regional Airline Association (RAA) annual conference held, this year, in Nashville, TN, and targets 50 firm orders and purchase rights for an additional 50.

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Topics: Industry News

Inside the Growth of Mitsubishi Aircraft’s Customer Support Team

Posted by The MRJ Team on Sep 4, 2019 2:00:00 PM

In an industry defined by tight turnarounds, high volume and slim margins, strong customer support is just as important to operators as the aircraft itself. Unplanned downtime or maintenance can damage their reputation, hurt dispatch reliability and affect their bottom line. After all, buying a new aircraft is a one-time event—it’s the ongoing support that ensures the aircraft is operating at its full potential.

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The Challenges—and Opportunities—Facing Regional Aviation

Posted by Alex Bellamy on Sep 4, 2019 11:14:36 AM

Regional aviation is vital but undervalued. The changing landscape offers enormous potential that shouldn’t be ignored.


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Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation Executives Discuss the 2019 Paris Air Show

Posted by Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation News Team on Jun 27, 2019 7:18:22 AM

From the introduction of the Mitsubishi SpaceJet family of aircraft, including the M100 product, to the announcement of several industry partnerships and an MOU for 15 Mitsubishi SpaceJet M100 aircraft, the 2019 Paris Air Show was a resounding success for Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation. Hear more from some of our executives about the importance of this year’s show and its impact on the organization’s future path.

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Topics: #PAS2019, Videos

Industry Reactions to MHI’s Acquisition of CRJ

Posted by Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation News Team on Jun 26, 2019 3:27:42 PM

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation’s efforts to reshape the regional aviation market took a significant step forward yesterday, as parent company Mitsubishi Heavy Industries announced that it will acquire the Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ) program from Bombardier. The deal strengthens the company’s global capabilities, complementing its existing assets with the CRJ program’s deep well of talent and resources – particularly in customer support and engineering. This provides an important boost to ensuring the commercial success of the Mitsubishi SpaceJet family.

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MHI to Acquire Canadair Regional Jet Program from Bombardier Inc.

Posted by Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation News Team on Jun 25, 2019 5:00:00 PM

Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) and Bombardier Inc. announced today they have entered into a definitive agreement, whereby MHI will acquire Bombardier's regional jet program.

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Topics: New Releases

Paris Air Show 2019 Media Roundup

Posted by Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation News Team on Jun 24, 2019 1:49:19 PM

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation was one of the biggest draws at this year’s Paris Air Show. See below to hear more about what has the industry excited about the SpaceJet Family and the future of Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation.

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Topics: Industry News, #PAS2019

Watch Highlights from Paris Air Show 2019

Posted by Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation News Team on Jun 24, 2019 9:00:00 AM

See highlights from Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation team at Paris Air Show 2019, including the Mitsubishi SpaceJet M100 cabin mock-up, the Mitsubishi SpaceJet M90 on static display, and all the visitors we welcomed to our Pavilion and Chalet.

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PAS Spacejet Highlights v12

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Topics: #PAS2019, Videos

David Barrow, Head of Global Strategy Talks Key Partnerships for the SpaceJet M100

Posted by Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation News Team on Jun 24, 2019 7:39:47 AM

During Paris Air Show, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation announced several agreements with experienced global partners including Triumph Group, Inc., Safran Cabin, Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. to help accelerate the program toward commercial operation. David Barrow, Head of Global Strategy and Business Development, share more about the important role that these partners play in the development of the SpaceJet M100 program.

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Topics: #PAS2019, Partnerships, Videos

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation Announces Key Supplier Partnerships in Support of the Mitsubishi SpaceJet M100 Aircraft Program

Posted by Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation News Team on Jun 20, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Company announces strategic partners for the development program of the newest member of its aircraft family

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Topics: New Releases, #PAS2019, Partnerships