The latest deal brings the total number of orders for C919, the first domestically developed single-aisle 150-seat passenger jet, to 815, and the total orders for ARJ21
(Advanced Regional Jet for the 21st Century), a type of turbofan jet, is a short- to medium-range regional jet.
The engine has also been selected to power the new ARJ21
Chinese regional jet.
The article is about China's ARJ21
, "a self-designed passenger aircraft.
The company's equipment is installed in many airplanes manufactured in China including the ARJ21
, MA60/600, Y8, Y12, K8, and H425, and is on nearly every western airliner operated by China's airlines.
of China (COMAC) said on Sunday it has delivered the first ARJ21
jet to domestic low-cost carrier Chengdu Airlines, calling it a big breakthrough in China's efforts to develop its domestic jet plane design and manufacturing capabilities.
Chinese plane maker Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (Comac) delivered its first indigenously built commercial jet ARJ21
to domestic carrier Chengdu Airlines, according to (http://english.
COMAC signes agreement ICBC Financial to lease 20 regional jets Chinese state-owned plane maker COMAC has signed an initial agreement with lessor ICBC Financial Leasing to lease 10 ARJ21
regional jets and 10 C919 single-aisles to Thai airline City Airways.
COMAC has recorded 258 orders for the ARJ21
aircraft from both home and abroad.
The Congolese government is to acquire Chinese-built ARJ21
aircraft, according to a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed with the Chinese companies COMAC and Avic International, on the sidelines of the international aerospace exhibition held 14-20 July in Farnborough, Great Britain.
New aerospace programs such as Comac C-919, Bombardier C Series, Mitsubishi MRJ21, Comac ARJ21
, Sukhoi Superjet-100 expect to contribute to the growing demand for composite materials in civil aerospace.
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