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News from COMAC (ARJ21 and C919)

Post by sn26567 » 03 May 2018, 15:56

Chengdu Airlines took delivery of its 5th ARJ21 on April 29.

The aircraft, registered B-3388 and delivered in a 90-seat all-economy configuration, is the latest addition to the ARJ21 passenger fleet, which has so far transported over 65,000 passengers over 2600+ flight hours!

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Post by sn26567 » 17 Jul 2018, 16:16

HNA Group (China) and COMAC (China) signed a LOI to purchase 20 ARJ21s, the first tangible result between the two sides after signing a strategic cooperation framework agreement in early June 2018. After delivery, the 20 jets will be operated by Urumqi Air, an HNA Group subsidiary.
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Post by sn26567 » 28 Dec 2018, 23:56

COMAC says the third prototype C919 completed its first test flight, and that all six will be scheduled to conduct flight tests in 2019.
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Post by sn26567 » 02 Sep 2019, 16:24

COMAC announced deals to sell 35 ARJ21-700s to each Air China, China Southern, and China Eastern. The order is worth US$1.3 billion each, with deliveries scheduled from 2020 through 2024.
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Post by sn26567 » 20 Sep 2019, 22:56

COMAC (China) says production capacity of the ARJ21s has reached 30 per year and can be increased to 50–60 aircraft per year, pending demand.
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Re: News from COMAC (ARJ21 and C919)

Post by globetrotter » 26 Sep 2019, 10:04

sn26567 wrote:
02 Sep 2019, 16:24
COMAC announced deals to sell 35 ARJ21-700s to each Air China, China Southern, and China Eastern. The order is worth US$1.3 billion each, with deliveries scheduled from 2020 through 2024.
China Eastern will start a subsidiary named Air 123 to operate Chinese aircraft exclusively.

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