Daily Archives: 2000-03-09


First Avro RJX begins to takes shape

The first Avro RJX is beginning to take shape on the Woodford assembly line. The nose section, flight deck floor, and forward fuselage drum are all being assembled at Woodford, while other components are being manufactured at other BAE Systems and subcontractor plants. The wing is scheduled to be delivered […]

Nose section for the first RJX

BAE Systems hints of forthcoming RJX orders

In an interview with Reuters, BAE Systems vice president for marketing Nick Godwin hinted that about 20 orders for Avro RJs and RJXs will be announced in the next few weeks. A conditional order for the RJX has apparently been received from a European airline, although a formal launch is […]