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Watch MRJ Wing And Engine Tests

Mitsubishi Aircraft has released two videos showing some of its recent testing work on the MRJ aircraft as it is prepared for its first flight.

<p>Mitsubishi Aircraft has released two videos showing some of its recent testing work on the MRJ aircraft as it is prepared for its first flight.<br />
The Japanese OEM carried out the wing up-bending test on the static strength test aircraft in December and this month (January 2015) it successfully performed the first engine test on a PW1200G during a test run at Nagoya Airport.<br />
Unveiled last October, the MRJ is scheduled to take its first flight in Q2 this year.</p>
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<p><strong>Engine first start to idle power on wing </strong><br />
<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Sg982FUrwpM" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe></p>
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<p><strong>First static test of limit load on main wing </strong><br />
<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/GWAXLFG4Wvk" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
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<p>Read more on the MRJ in the <a href="http://edition.pagesuite-professional.co.uk/launch.aspx?pbid=1e71ab29-6758-499f-b5a1-77ee993c919f">latest issue of ATE&amp;M.</a></p>

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