Mitsubishi Regional Jet adds FTA-3

The third flight test aircraft (FTA-3) of the MRJ fleet conducted its first flight on November 22, 2016.  FTA-3 took off from Nagoya at 10:18 am and landed at 12:22 pm. The total flight time was 2 hours and 4 minutes (Preliminary figures). Meanwhile, late last week,...

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...