On a broad front, Chinese industry is moving toward building private jets.
China, as almost everyone in the business aircraft industry knows, is seen as the great new sales opportunity. But how long before it will also become the great new competitor? The country has prospects for manufacturing at least nine different models of business aircraft — five of them purpose-built business jets, while the others would be adapted commercial airplanes. Not all of those five will appear, and a truly home-grown Chinese business jet is many years away. But there is clear ...
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