After receiving its first domestically produced C919 aircraft at the end of last year, China Eastern Airlines' C919 is finally set to make its commercial maiden flight.
On April 27th, Hainan Airlines announced that its subsidiary Urumqi Air intends to buy 30 C919 aircraft from The Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC). This purchase follows COMAC's confirmation of an order for 300 C919 aircraft during last year's Zhuhai Airshow.
Domestic and foreign firms are now eagerly awaiting a resumption of streamlined international business travel to and from China.
The C919's commencement of passenger flights this spring may represent a first step in becoming the world's third powerhouse aircraft model.
The world's first C919 passenger jet received by China Eastern Airlines kicked off a 100-hour inspection flight on December 26.
China’s top regulatory body gave the green light on Tuesday for the establishment of Jiangsu Jingdong Cargo Airlines, a new enterprise whose chief investor is led by founder of domestic e-commerce giant JD.com.
On February 19, Bloomberg reported that China is considering taking control some of HNA Group’s airlines that have been unable to meet financial obligations.
All 157 people on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 died in the devastating crash, including eight crew members.
Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) will allow using specified PEDs (portable electronic devices) onboard. On September 18, in the routine press conference of CAAC, Zhu Tao, the vice leader of the Flight Standards Department, said that the Ministry of Transport recently passed the fifth amendment of the Approval Rules on Operation Qualification of Large […]
China’s e-commerce giants make the news each year with their deals on November 11, “Single’s Day,” and June 18. This year, Amazon is will be joining the competition with Prime Day. Amazon Prime members can receive free delivery on overseas purchases. Chinese Prime Subscribers can purchase overseas commodities and have them shipped directly from Amazon’s […]