China signs deal with Airbus to buy 45 A330 planes2015-07-01
China Aviation Supplies Holding Company(CAS)signed on Tuesday deal with Airbus to buy 45 A330 Family aircraft and a Memorandum of Understanding(MoU)for options for 30 A330s, said Airbus in a press release published Tuesday.
China's export of civilian drones surges2015-07-05
China exported 160000 units of civilian drones worth 750 million yuan(120 million U.S.dollars)from January to May, 69 and 55 times of the same period in 2014 respectively.
ARJ21-700 jet holds demonstration flight2015-07-18
A ground crew member checks the ARJ21-700 jet after a demonstration flight in Xi'an, capital city of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, July 17, 2015.
Engine delivered for C919 passenger jet2015-07-24
Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China Ltd took delivery on Wednesday of the CFM LEAP-1C engine, which will be installed in the first Chinese-made large passenger jet.
Chengdu Airlines' pilots to be first to fly ARJ212015-09-16
Three pilots from Chengdu Airlines Co Ltd, the launch-client of the China-made ARJ21 regional airliner, are likely to be the first to gain licenses to fly the new planes commercially, the carrier said on Tuesday.
Boeing plan for finishing center to stir up China market2015-09-15
Boeing Co is considering plans to set up a 737 jet completion and delivery center in China, according to a Seattle Times report, indicating that competition in the Chinese aircraft manufacturing market is heating up.
Testing platform for China's 1st jumbo jet in operation2013-12-30
The first testing platform for China's first jumbo jet meant to compete against Airbus A320, Boeing 737 and Russian MS-21 started operating in Shanghai this morning, marking a milestone for China's aviation program.
China's jumbo jet ready for assembly in 20142014-01-02
The inauguration of the testing platform for the large passenger aircraft C919, announced by the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) on Dec. 30, represents the entry of the aircraft project into the system certification stage, paving the way for the assembly of the prototype aircraft in 2014.
New airliner orders increase total to 4302014-11-12
Thirty new orders have been received for the C919, the first large passenger aircraft to be made in China, taking the number placed for the airplane to 430.