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Tokyo, Japan - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Bombardier have announced that all closing conditions for the acquisition of the CRJ program by the Japanese conglomerate have been met and the transaction will be carried out on June 1, 2020.

The Program will be operated under the newly created group entities of MHI RJ Aviation Group (MHIRJ) and will commence upon closing.

As part of the acquisition, MHI acquires the maintenance, support, refurbishment, marketing, and sales activities for the CRJ Series aircraft, along with the type certificates. This includes the CRJ related services and support network mainly located in Mirabel, Qu├ębec, and Toronto, Ontario in Canada, Bridgeport, West Virginia, and Tucson, Arizona in the United States. CRJ Spare parts will continue to be distributed from depots in Chicago, Illinois, and Frankfurt, Germany.


Complementary to MHI's existing commercial aircraft business, MHIRJ will provide a holistic servicing and support solution for the global aircraft industry including the CRJ Series aircraft, and eventually, for the Mitsubishi SpiceJet family of next-generation regional jets.

Key integration milestone updates will be provided on an ongoing basis.
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