Bombardier CRJ700

Bombardier CRJ700 Aircraft

General Information

Manufacturer: Bombardier

Role: Regional jet airliner

First flight: May 27, 1999

Primary airlines: Delta Air Lines, Endeavor Air, Mesa Airlines, PSA Airlines, SkyWest Airlines 

Passenger seating: 70-78

Models: CRJ700ER, CRJ700LR


  • GE CF34-8C5 turbofan engines
  • Upgraded and redesigned interior configurations
  • High speed cruise: 544 mph, 875 km/h, 473knots or 0.825 Mach

Fun Facts

  • In 2006, the CRJ700 was featured as one of the demo aircraft in the Microsoft Flight Simulator X video game.
  • It took four years from the concept to complete the CRJ700.
  • BritAir was the first carrier of the CRJ700 into flight service.

Type Rating

Pilots must earn their type rating in the Bombardier CRJ700 to be qualified to fly this aircraft. In most cases, the airline you fly for will get you type-rated.

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