Pratt & Whitney has delivered the first PW1200G geared turbofan (GTF) engine to Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. for installation on the MRJ. Seven test aircraft will make up the MRJ program. The MRJ’s first flight is targeted for the second quarter of 2015. First delivery is slated for the second quarter of 2017. “Our new engine architecture complements the various MRJ technologies that will offer customers a reduction in fuel consumption, noise and emissions,” Pratt ...

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