3rd test flight for C919

Global Times - Weekend - - NATION -

China’s large pas­sen­ger air­craft, the C919, com­pleted its third test flight af­ter four hours in the air on Fri­day at Shang­hai Pudong In­ter­na­tional Air­port, thep­a­per.cn re­ported.

The air­craft will be taken to Xi’an for fur­ther test flights, and a sec­ond C919 will un­dergo its first test flight at the end of the year.

The suc­cess­ful test flight of C919 made China the fourth jumbo jet pro­ducer af­ter the United States, Western Europe and Rus­sia.

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