About Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation
Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation commenced operation on April 1, 2008 to conduct the design,
type certification, procurement, sales & marketing and customer support of the Mitsubishi
Regional Jet (MRJ). The MRJ is a family of 70- to 90- seat next-generation regional jet which
will offer both top-class operational economy and outstanding cabin comfort. Mitsubishi
Aircraft Corporation is capitalized at 100 billion yen, with financing furnished by, among
others, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., Toyota Motor Corporation, Mitsubishi Corporation,
Sumitomo Corporation and Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
The company appointed Shoji Amano, Senior Vice President, as Executive Officer of the Production Management Office.
Mitsubishi Aircraft Sets Up Quality Cost Delivery (QCD) Division in Illinois to Strengthen Interaction with MRJ Program Partners
Seventeen major MRJ program partners are located in the US.