COMAC

Trump adds COMAC to US investment blacklist

On January 14, 2021, the Trump administration imposed an investment ban on COMAC, due to the alleged ties to the Chinese military....


China’s new OTT Airlines completes maiden flight

China’s new OTT Airlines completes maiden flight from Hongqiao International Airport (SHA) to Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK)....


What is COMAC C939 and when will it fly?

Chinese manufacturer COMAC has already tested the C919 and started working on the CR929. The next logical step is the C939. What kind of airplane would that be?...


China aims to start delivering CR929 in 2023, build 1,000 by 2035

COMAC chief designer Chen Yingchun said that despite problems, the development of CRAIC CR929 wide-body airliner is going according to plan....


Who develops aircraft faster than Airbus and Boeing? | Data

Developing new aircraft takes a long time. What aviation companies manage to do it the fastest?...


COMAC C919: design finalized, certification tests to begin

Chinese manufacturer COMAC has received type inspection authorization for its newest airliner, the C919, and now aims to start deliveries in 2021....


How COMAC C919 and Boeing 737 MAX became political pawns

The development stories of the COMAC C919 and the Boeing 737 MAX could not be any different,  yetthey seemingly share one attribute across the board....


Fear, fakes and pledges as CRAIC CR929 inches forward

The development of Russian-Chinese CRAIC CR929 widebody airliner came unstuck once again, but anxiety remains, resulting in some awkward situations.   ...


COMAC C919: how to break Airbus-Boeing duopoly

On November 2, 2020, China flew its COMAC C919 at an airshow for the first time. It seemed like it was capable of impressing the audience, but can it do the most important task: break the Airbus-Boeing duopoly?...


COMAC delivered 1st ARJ21 out of 100 to China Express Airlines

At the beginning of the month, Chinese state-owned aerospace manufacturer COMAC received a 100-aircraft order from China Express airlines. The first ARJ21 flew from Shanghai to Chongqing today, markin...