Bombardier has sued the aircraft unit of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., alleging the Japanese company recruited Bombardier employees with the intent of acquiring proprietary trade secrets for use in its Mitsubishi Regional Jet (MRJ) program. The complaint, filed Oct. 19 in a Seattle federal court, listed as co-defendants Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp. (MITAC) and its US-based subsidiary MITAC America, as well as Seattle-based Aerospace Testing Engineering & Certification Inc. (AeroTEC) ...

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