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Mitsubishi Aircraft faces more turbulence as it loses 100-jet order

Size restrictions continue to hamper SpaceJet in US market

U.S. size restrictions have led to the cancellation of an of order of up to 100 SpaceJets by Trans States Holdings. 

TOKYO -- Mitsubishi Aircraft has lost a contract with an American company for up to 100 of its SpaceJet regional passenger planes, the Japanese company said Thursday, as seat limits in the U.S., its largest market, continue to hinder its plans for the long-delayed project.

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