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  • China's C919 jet to conduct test flights

    A C919 Chinese-produced large passenger jet landed in Shengli airport in Dongying city of east China's Shandong Province Sunday to conduct test flights.

    February24,2020


  • Fifth C919 jet completes maiden test flight

    The fifth prototype of China's large passenger airliner C919 completed its maiden flight at an airport in Shanghai on Thursday morning.

    October25,2019


  • China's C919 to enter intensive test flight phase in H2

    China's C919 passenger airplane will enter into a new phase of intensive test flights in the second half of this year, according to the Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC).

    August05,2019


  • China's C919 jetliner to speed up test flights in 2019

    China's C919 large passenger aircraft project will see an overall accelerative test flight phase with the test fleet reaching six in 2019, according to its developer on Wednesday.

    February14,2019


  • Third C919 jet makes maiden test flight

    A third C919 prototype passenger jet completed its maiden flight after landing Friday afternoon in Shanghai Pudong International Airport.

    December29,2018


  • Accord to bolster global sales of Chinese planes

    A new agreement with Washington will help pave the way for Chinese-made airplanes like the C919 commercial jet to achieve greater sales worldwide, a senior official from China's civil aviation watchdog said in an exclusive interview.

    January08,2018


  • China's C919 jet completes 3rd test flight

    China's large passenger aircraft, the C919, completed its third test flight Friday that lasted three hours and 48 minutes.

    November06,2017


  • China's C919 jumbo jet receives new orders

    The orders for China's large passenger jet, the C919, reached 730 on Tuesday after four customers signed purchase plans with the maker.

    September20,2017


  • COMAC sets up major investments for future

    Commercial Aircraft Corp of China Ltd has put together multibillion yuan funds to support research and development after rolling out the C919.

    August22,2017


  • Orders for China's C919 jumbo jet reach 600

    Orders for China's first homegrown large passenger jet, the C919, reached 600 aircraft on Tuesday as a new customer signed to book 30 of the jets.

    June14,2017


  • Chief executive: AirAsia interested in China's C919

    Southeast Asia's leading budget carrier AirAsia would look into C919, China's first homegrown large passenger jet which recently completed its maiden test flight, AirAsia's chief executive said Thursday.

    May26,2017


  • China Eastern sees new plane as "star" of its fleet

    China Eastern Airlines said that the C919, China's homegrown large passenger jet, is set to become the new star of its 600-plus aircraft fleet, stating that its "safety and state-of-the-art design will bring superb a flying experience to its

    May08,2017


  • More than just China's pride, C919 "win-win" for global market

    China's first indigenously-designed large passenger aircraft, the C919, successfully completed its maiden flight on Friday in the eastern city of Shanghai, providing a win-win cooperation for both China and the global market.

    May08,2017


  • China sends homegrown jumbo passenger jet C919 into sky

    China sent its homegrown large passenger plane C919 into sky on Friday, becoming one of the world's top makers of jumbo aircraft.

    May05,2017


  • China-made C919 no challenge to Boeing, Airbus dominance

    While the much-awaited first Chinese-built passenger jet C919 is ready to make its maiden flight Friday, it may take much longer for the newcomer to take off in the aviation market.

    May05,2017


  • China-made C919 no challenge to Boeing, Airbus dominance

    While the much-awaited first Chinese-built passenger jet C919 is ready to make its maiden flight Friday, it may take much longer for the newcomer to take off in the aviation market.

    May05,2017


  • Chinese-built passenger jet prepares for maiden flight

    The maiden flight of the C919, China's first domestically-built large passenger jet, is scheduled for May 5, the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) said Wednesday.

    May03,2017


  • China-made C919 passenger jet to take off soon

    The C919, the first large passenger aircraft designed and built by China passed the last expert assessment on Tuesday, its manufacturer announced.

    April19,2017


  • Chinese-made large passenger jet passes assessment for maiden flight

    China's first large domestically designed and built passenger jetliner has passed a major technical assessment, bringing it a closer to its maiden flight, sources with the developer said Saturday.

    March27,2017


  • First China-produced passenger plane set for its maiden voyage

    Chinese manufacturers are preparing to take the nation's first passenger plane on its maiden flight. The locally designed and built aircraft marks a significant milestone in Chinese manufacturing, as China moves up the global production chain.

    February28,2017


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