Second Comac C919 Flight Imminent, Five Months After First Flight

Credit: Chen Cheng
BEIJING—The Comac C919 will probably make its second test flight in October, five months after it first flew.The program has had many issues since the May 5 first flight, says Comac Chief Designer Wu Guanghui. None of these has been the result of some fault on Comac’s part, Wu says, declining to...

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