Nagoya, December 27
Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation today announced organizational changes effective from January 1, 2018.
(1) Program Management Division
The Program Management Division is newly established to reinforce the development and management of the MRJ program. The IPT* Execution Department, the Governance Management Office and the Product Strategy Office are also newly established under the Program Management Division. *IPT: Integrated Product Team
(2) Engineering Division
The Engineering Division is restructured from four departments (Aircraft Integration, Mechanical System Design, Electrical System Design and Airframe Design) and one office (MRJ 70 Project) into five departments ((1) Aircraft Integration, (2) Mechanical System Design, (3) Electrical System Design, (4) Airframe Design, and (5) Avionics, FBW*, and Software Design) and three offices (Interiors, Test Rigs Integration and EWIS* Design) to achieve more efficient communications and quicker decision-making. *FBW: Fly-By Wire / EWIS: Electrical Wiring Interconnect Systems
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