Comac’s Air Show Orders Illustrate The Limited Appeal Of The Program

Chinese airframer Comac received a flurry of C919 orders this week at Airshow China 2012 in Zhuhai, but the numbers look less impressive when the purchasers and their reasons for buying the aircraft are examined. The latest orders comprise 20 aircraft for Hebei Airlines, 20 for Joy Air and 10 for GE...

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