The MRJ (Mitsubishi Regional Jet) is a family of 70- to 90-seat
next-generation regional jets under development by Mitsubishi Aircraft
(MITAC). The MRJ will offer substantially higher fuel efficiency combined
with reductions in noise and emissions, and also provide spacious cabin
comfort on a level unprecedented in regional jets to date. The MRJ marked
its first fight on November 11, 2015.
Last Mitsubishi passenger planes MC-20 were built in 1940-1944. MRJ has
been return to flying beyond 75 years setback. The first Mitsubishi
developed passenger plane MC-1 was built in 1928. The start of Mitsubishi's
airplane business was 1916 by an airplane engine production at Kobe Ship
Yard. Mitsubishi Aircraft will be back to a commercial plane market again
with one century heritage.