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C919 model, first appearance at the Le Bourget airshow

06-20-2011 10:07 BJT

PARIS, France - China aims to claim its rightful place at the Paris International Airshow today alongside giants Airbus and Boeing, laying down a marker for its ambitions to be a major player in global aviation.

C919 model,first appearance at the Le Bourget airshow

Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (Comac) makes its first appearance at the Le
Bourget airshow

Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (Comac) makes its first appearance at the Le Bourget airshow today just north of Paris, with a mock-up of the cockpit and part of the fuselage of its C919 model.Currently under development, the 190-seat C919 is due to enter service in 2016, just after Airbus brings its upgraded and already much sought after A320neo to the market, raising the question of whether China's first commercial jet can make inroads against such tough opposition.

Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (Comac) makes its first appearance at the Le
Bourget airshow

Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (Comac) makes its first appearance at the Le
Bourget airshow

 

 

 

Editor:Du Xiaodan |Source: CNTV.CN

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