China Debuts First Large Passenger Jet Amid Growing Competition, Demand

Shuang Shan Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China Ltd (COMAC) unveiled the prototype of C919, China’s first large passenger jet, at a hangar near Shanghai Pudong Airport on Monday. China’s first narrow-body, twin-engine passenger jet can carry up to 174 passengers,...

/ November 5, 2015

$38 Billion Boeing-China Deal Includes First Facility in China

Shuang Shan The sale of 300 Boeing Co. airplanes worth $38 billion to Chinese firms—the largest aerospace order ever from China—was announced last week during Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit to Boeing in Seattle. The deal also includes a plan...

/ September 30, 2015