SkyWest (SKYW) has finalized an agreement to acquire 100 Mitsubishi Regional Jets in a deal...

|By:, SA News Editor

SkyWest (SKYW) has finalized an agreement to acquire 100 Mitsubishi Regional Jets in a deal worth $4.2B at list prices and has taken an option for another 100. Mitsubishi Aircraft expects to start delivering the 70-90 seat planes, which will be fitted with Pratt & Whitney (UTX) engines, in 2017.