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Prototype of China's largest commercial aircraft - the Comac C919

08-17-2010 19:05 BJT

A prototype of China's largest commercial aircraft, the Comac C919 has been unveiled by its producer, the Jiangxi Hongdu Commercial Aircraft Corporation.

It will provide the scientific data and technology for future production. The Comac C919 is a proposed 168-190 seat narrow-body aircraft, which will be the largest commercial airliner designed and built in China.

More than 40 enterprises from China and abroad, are taking part in the project and the interior suppliers have been selected. The Comac's maiden flight is set for 2014, and it's due to enter service in 2016.

A prototype of China's largest commercial aircraft, the Comac C919 has been unveiled by its producer, the Jiangxi Hongdu Commercial Aircraft Corporation.
A prototype of China's largest commercial aircraft, the Comac C919 has been unveiled 
by its producer, the Jiangxi Hongdu Commercial Aircraft Corporation.

Editor:Du Xiaodan |Source: CNTV

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