November 2012 archive

The History of Canadair Regional Jet MSN 7009

Canadair Regional Jet RJ100LR MSN 7009 D-ACLD in service with Lufthansa Cityline (Photo By: Darren Varney)

This is one in a series of articles on Winglets which track the histories of Canadair Regional Jets. MSN 7009 C-FMKW, D-ACLD, OY-RJE Ninth Canadair Regional Jet Built Operated for Lufthansa Cityline and Cimber Sterling. Built as a CRJ-100ER variant and converted to the CRJ-100LR configuration. Aircraft History C-FMKW, 7009, was the ninth Canadair Regional Jet built …

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COMAC pushes on with ARJ21 assembly plans

Comac announced its future plans for production of the ARJ21 and C919 programs. The company expects to produce 50 ARJ21s annually by 2014 and 150 C919s by 2020. There are four ARJ21s being used in the program’s flight testing currently. The first C919 is now scheduled to make its first flight in 2014 and enter …

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Historical CRJ Operators – Dac Air

This is one in an ongoing series of articles on Winglets that will summarize past airlines and other operators of CRJ aircraft that are no longer in existence. Dac Air Romanian Charter Airline Operated 1995-1998 Formed by Tarom Number of CRJs Operated: 2 CRJ-200LR 3 CRJ-200LR On Order, but Cancelled Dac Air was a Romanian …

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