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  • Big in Japan: Tokyo’s Top 10 aircraft projects


    To mark the historic roll-out of Japan’s first new indigenous airliner in half a century, we look at the Mitsubishi MRJ and some of the nation’s other high-profile aerospace products – past and present. The listing is not intended to denote each project’s specific ranking, and intentionally counts only one aircraft developed prior to the Second World War.


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  • Russia's Orenburzhye eyes Embraer jets

    News | 24 Oct 2014 15:47 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​Russian provincial operator Orenburzhye has homed in on the Embraer regional jet for its fleet expansion.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Russias-Orenburzhye-eyes-Embraer-jets-405225/
  • American could speed up small regional jet retirements

    News | 24 Oct 2014 14:50 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines could speed up the removal of small regional jets to a rate of three small aircraft for every two larger ones, says president Scott Kirby.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/American-could-speed-up-small-regional-jet-retirements-405220/
  • Big in Japan: Tokyo’s Top 10 aircraft projects

    News | 24 Oct 2014 13:41 | Craig Hoyle

    To mark the historic roll-out of Japan’s first new indigenous airliner in half a century, we look at the Mitsubishi MRJ and some of the nation’s other high-profile aerospace products – past and present. The listing is not intended to denote each project’s specific ranking, and intentionally counts only one aircraft developed prior to the Second World War.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Big-in-Japan-Tokyos-Top-10-aircraft-projects-405209/
  • Bangkok Airways IPO subscription period ends

    News | 24 Oct 2014 11:13 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Bangkok Airways’ subscription period for its initial public offering ended on 24 October as the Thai regional carrier aims to raise about $400 million.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bangkok-Airways-IPO-subscription-period-ends-405204/
  • ANALYSIS: Will Milan traffic growth finally take-off?

    News | 24 Oct 2014 11:02 | Graham Dunn

    ​While there has been no shortage of airlines seeking to capitalise on the potential of the Milan region, it is perhaps illustrative of the wider challenges of the Italian market that combined passenger numbers for its two main airports in 2013 were lower than a decade ago.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Will-Milan-traffic-growth-finally-take-off-405166/
  • Atlasjet studies An-148 for Ukraine subsidiary

    News | 24 Oct 2014 07:33 | Tom Zaitsev

    ​Turkish operator Atlasjet is studying a business case for deploying Antonov An-148/158 twinjets on selected regional services.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Atlasjet-studies-An-148-for-Ukraine-subsidiary-405195/