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May 22, 2017, 10:14 AM

Comac, UAC Formalize Widebody Joint Venture

Reveal new name of collaboration as China-Russia Commercial Aircraft International Company

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777 production line
Jun 11, 2015 - 7:45 AM
Boeing’s fuselage automated upright build program is central to its plans to automate 777 production.
Airbus Helicopters H175 Caracal in flight
Jun 11, 2015 - 7:33 AM
Concerns over the lack of local industrial participation remain, but the previous F-16 offset deal has passed muster.
Jun 10, 2015 - 11:44 AM
Daher's contract to provide wing-to-body fairings for the Gulfstream G500 and G600 builds on the company's U.S. presence.
artist's impression of MC-21 airliner
Jun 10, 2015 - 9:55 AM
Russia’s new MC-21 narrowbody is looking to challenge several international rivals.
Superjet SSJ100
Jun 10, 2015 - 9:30 AM
Yuri Slyusar, the new president of Russia’s UAC group, insists its strategy is unchanged by economic challenges.
Falcon 5X combined vision system
Jun 9, 2015 - 2:01 PM
For Dassault's new business jet, Elbit has designed a new system based on a multispectral array of sensors.
Jun 8, 2015 - 11:29 AM
New regional jet moves under its own power as Mitsubishi prepares for first flight
Jun 8, 2015 - 9:20 AM
The SJ30i is now scheduled to enter service late next year.
Jun 8, 2015 - 9:17 AM
Recent news reports suggest that there might be a follow-on to the Longitude.
Cessna's Citation Latitude
Jun 5, 2015 - 11:56 AM
Deliveries of Cessna's new Citation Latitude will begin during the third quarter, now that FAA certification is in hand.