BEIJING – Deliveries of the AVIC Y-20 Roc heavy airlifter may not be far away, says the manufacturer’s deputy chief designer, Tang Changhong. Flight testing of the aircraft is increasingly mature, the Global Times quotes Tang as saying. “It is hoped that the Y-20 will be delivered to the customer in a short time,” the Beijing newspaper says, citing Tang. No specific date was given. Shortly after the first prototype of the Y-20 flew in January 2013, two military ...

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