COMAC plans C919 inaugural flight by year-end, early 2017

Credit: Bradley Perrett

The Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC) plans to launch the C919 inaugural flight by the end of this year or early 2017. The specific timetable for the inaugural flight will depend on subsequent flight tests. However, a company insider told ATW it will be difficult for COMAC to fulfill this...

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