China Will Deliver 102 C919 Large Airliners SoonPosted: October 22, 2017
News.cn says in its report yesterday that its reporters visited C919 producers on October 18 and found that coating has been completed on 102 C919s and the large number of large airliners are having their engines installed and fine tuned, improvement of their test flight systems and ground functions examination and test before takeoff. They will soon have outside function tests.
The report shows that China will soon deliver 102 C919 large airliners. Boeing and Airbus will soon have a real competitor able to make inexpensive airliners in large number.
Source: news.cn “Coating has been completed in entirety on 102 C919 passenger airliners” (summary and comment by Chan Kai Yee based on the report in Chinese)