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Bombardier CRJ (Series)

Twin-Engine Regional Jet Airliner

Bombardier CRJ (Series)

Twin-Engine Regional Jet Airliner

OVERVIEW
SPECIFICATIONS
ARMAMENT
VARIANTS
HISTORY
MEDIA
OVERVIEW



Introduced for service in 2001, the Bombardier CRJ series - that includes the CRJ700, CRJ900 and CRJ1000 aircraft - has found success in a crowded marketplace.
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ORIGIN: Canada
YEAR: 2001
STATUS: Active, In-Service
MANUFACTURER(S): Bombardier Aerospace - Canada
PRODUCTION: 828
OPERATORS: Aruba; Australia; Austria; Bolivia; Burkina Faso; China; Canada; China; Denmark; France; Germany; Honduras; Hungary; India; Ireland; Italy; Japan; Kenya; Lebanon; Mexico; Nepal; Norway; Rwanda; Russia; Slovenia; South Africa; Spain; Sudan; Sweden; Uganda; Ukraine; United States; Zambia
SPECIFICATIONS



Unless otherwise noted the presented statistics below pertain to the Bombardier CRJ900 model. Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible.
CREW: 2
LENGTH: 118.77 feet (36.2 meters)
WIDTH: 81.69 feet (24.9 meters)
HEIGHT: 24.61 feet (7.5 meters)
WEIGHT (EMPTY): 48,160 pounds (21,845 kilograms)
WEIGHT (MTOW): 84,503 pounds (38,330 kilograms)
ENGINE: 2 x General Electric CF34-8C5 turbofan engines developing 14,510lb of thrust each.
SPEED (MAX): 541 miles-per-hour (871 kilometers-per-hour; 470 knots)
RANGE: 1,786 miles (2,875 kilometers; 1,552 nautical miles)




ARMAMENT



None.
VARIANTS



Series Model Variants
• CRJ - Base Series Name
• CRJ700
• CRJ705
• CRJ900
• CRJ1000






PROGRAM UPDATES

June 2018 - Delta Airlines has committed to the purchase of twenty Bombardier CRJ900 regional jets. These airframes, to include the new "Atmosphere" cabin, are scheduled to be delivered before 2020.

August 2018 - SkyWest Airlines has been named as the operator for the twenty CRJ900 series aircraft ordered by Delta Airlines in June of 2018. The CRJ900 fleet for SkyWest already numbers 36 aircraft.
MEDIA







Our Data Modules allow for quick visual reference when comparing a single entry against contemporary designs. Areas covered include general ratings, speed assessments, and relative ranges based on distances between major cities.

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Relative Maximum Speed Rating
Hi: 750mph
Lo: 375mph
    This entry's maximum listed speed (541mph).

    Graph average of 562.5 miles-per-hour.
City-to-City Ranges
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Graph showcases the Bombardier CRJ900's operational range (on internal fuel) when compared to distances between major cities.
Aviation Era
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Useful in showcasing the era cross-over of particular aircraft/aerospace designs.
Unit Production Comparison
Comm. Market HI*: 44,000 units
Military Market HI**: 36,183 units
828
828

  * Commercial Market High belongs to Cessna 172.

  ** Military Market High belongs to Ilyushin Il-2.


Supported Roles
A2A
Interception
UAV
Ground Attack
CAS
Training
ASW
Anti-Ship
AEW
MEDEVAC
EW
Maritime/Navy
SAR
Aerial Tanker
Utility/Transport
VIP
Passenger
Business
Recon
SPECOPS
X-Plane/Development
A2A=Air-to-Air; UAV=Unmanned; CAS=Close Support; ASW=Anti-Submarine; AEW=Airborne Early Warning; MEDEVAC=Medical Evac; EW=Electronic Warfare; SAR=Search-Rescue
Commitments / Honors
Military lapel ribbon for Operation Allied Force
Military lapel ribbon for the Arab-Israeli War
Military lapel ribbon for the Battle of Britain
Military lapel ribbon for the Battle of Midway
Military lapel ribbon for the Berlin Airlift
Military lapel ribbon for the Chaco War
Military lapel ribbon for the Cold War
Military lapel ribbon for the Cuban Missile Crisis
Military lapel ribbon for pioneering aircraft
Military lapel ribbon for the Falklands War
Military lapel ribbon for the French-Indochina War
Military lapel ribbon for the Golden Age of Flight
Military lapel ribbon for the 1991 Gulf War
Military lapel ribbon for the Indo-Pak Wars
Military lapel ribbon for the Iran-Iraq War
Military lapel ribbon for the Korean War
Military lapel ribbon for the 1982 Lebanon War
Military lapel ribbon for the Malayan Emergency
Military lapel ribbon representing modern aircraft
Military lapel ribbon for the attack on Pearl Harbor
Military lapel ribbon for the Six Day War
Military lapel ribbon for the Soviet-Afghan War
Military lapel ribbon for the Spanish Civil War
Military lapel ribbon for the Suez Crisis
Military lapel ribbon for the Vietnam War
Military lapel ribbon for Warsaw Pact of the Cold War-era
Military lapel ribbon for the WASP (WW2)
Military lapel ribbon for the World War 1
Military lapel ribbon for the World War 2
Military lapel ribbon for the Yom Kippur War
Military lapel ribbon for experimental x-plane aircraft
* Ribbons not necessarily indicative of actual historical campaign ribbons. Ribbons are clickable to their respective campaigns/operations.