Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp.’s second MRJ flight test aircraft (FTA-2) has completed its first flight from Nagoya Airport in Japan. The aircraft, an MRJ90, is the second of five aircraft slated to join the MRJ flight test program. Mitsubishi Aircraft president Hiromichi Morimoto said in a statement that FTA-2 “had a quiet, smooth first flight.” The first MRJ flight test aircraft, FTA-1, completed the MRJ’s inaugural flight last November. After multiple program delays, ...

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