Chinese, European, Russian Contenders For CR929 Landing Gear

Credit: Scott Marshall/AW&ST
It only looks suspicious. Amid an escalating trade war between the U.S. and China, European companies are contenders to supply the landing gear for the Sino-Russian Craic CR929 widebody, but UTC Aerospace Systems (UTAS) is not. In fact, the U.S. company did not seek the contract, says an industry...
Bradley Perrett

Bradley Perrett covered China, Japan, South Korea and Australia. He is a Mandarin-speaking Australian.

Maxim Pyadushkin

In addition to writing for Aviation Week Network, Maxim holds a key position at Russia's Air Transport Observer magazine. In the past he was in charge of several ATO’s sister aerospace publications and earlier worked for Moscow-based CAST defense think-tank.

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