New model of China-made regional jet to debut in second half of 2020

BEIJING: A new model of a China-developed short-haul aircraft will make its maiden flight in the second half of this year, according to the manufacturer on Sunday (Feb 16) .

Manufacturing of the Xinzhou-700 has resumed at a research base in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, amid the coronavirus outbreak, said the manufacturer Xi'an Aircraft Industry Company (XAC) of the Aviation Industry Corporation of China.

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