To date, ICBC Leasing has forged close strategic partnership with two major Chinese manufacturers of civil aircrafts, and become the only financial leasing company that fully supports the research and development, manufacturing and sales of homemade Trunkliner C919 and Feeder Liners ARJ21
and MA700 as well as after-sales services.
After 10 years, the development of the ARJ21
has entered its final stage.
, short for Advanced Regional Jet for the 21st Century, is a type of regional airliner designed and manufactured by COMAC.
COMAC has recorded 258 orders for the ARJ21
aircraft from both home and abroad.
To that end, a project called ARJ21
was launched in 2002 with a target date of 2007 to deliver the first airliner.
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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Mark Howes, president of Honeywell Aerospace, Asia Pacific, said, 'Honeywell's 60 years of flight control technology development and its selection on COMAC's ARJ21
regional jet provide the experience necessary for the C919.
GE Aviation stated that the facility is a strategic focus in support of key customer requirements, including parts for Boeing 737s, 777s and 787s; Airbus A320s, A330s and A340s; and China's emerging ARJ21
regional jet, amongst others.
The compact regional jet, called the ARJ21
, is scheduled to be put into service in 2007, IHI said.
During this period, Windchill has been used successfully as the single system for the ARJ21
CPC and C919 IDEAL projects.
New York (AirGuideBusiness - Business & Industry Features) - Wed, Sep 16, 2015 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.