C919 Prototype Configuration Frozen For April First Flight

BEIJING—The configuration of the first prototype of the Comac C919 program has been frozen in preparation for a first flight next month, say industry sources. The timing of the flight almost rules out the possibility of the Chinese state manufacturer meeting its internal target of making the first...

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