Jan 1, 2021

What is China’s home-grown C919 aeroplane, and why is it important?

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The Chinese government formed Comac in 2008 to design and build the single-aisle C919.

However, most of the parts are imported from foreign manufacturers, including the engine, avionics, control systems, communications and landing gear.

China’s government formed the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (Comac) in 2008 to design and construct the single-aisle C919 to reduce reliance on Europe’s Airbus and the United States’ Boeing.

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