COMAC C919 Moves Toward Certification Flight Testing

Certification of the C919 has moved a step closer, but the program could be hamstrung if the U.S. restricts exports to China.
Credit: COMAC
The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has issued type inspection authorization for the COMAC C919, opening the way for certification flight testing. The authorization indicates the regulator’s satisfaction with the configuration, structure and systems of the standard six-abreast...

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