From MRJ to Space Jet

From MRJ to Space Jet

Nikkei reports that Mitsubishi is doing a “re-do” on the MRJ70.  The focus on the US market, with its scope clause restrictions.  That it took the company this long to get here is remarkable.  But then again the program is so late. First deliveries were...

Delta’s CS100 selection – regional impact

Less discussed, so far, in terms of follow on impact of Delta’s decision to select the CS100 is its impact on the US regional airline market.  Any discussion on the US regional airline market brings up the scope clause issue.  This week the RAA has its annual...

COMAC’s ARJ-21

The much delayed ARJ has started test flights for launch customer Chengdu Airlines. The first two deliveries are set occur in April or May. This will be the first Chinese attempt at offering a regional airliner. So how does their offering compare to competitive...