It's been a long time coming, as ANN reported. But now, with final
assembly having begun May 30 on the first jetliner to come off
the production line by the end of 2007, China's first wholly-made
airplane is becoming a reality, reports The People's Daily.
Four Firms To Provide Parts And Components For 747-8 and
Boeing announced Friday agreements with four Chinese suppliers
for the production of commercial aircraft parts and components for
the Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental passenger and freighter aircraft,
reported the Shanghai Daily.
DART Helicopter Services announced that its affiliated partner,
DART Aerospace, extended the existing FAA approval of its
Round-I-Beam™ skidtube for the Bell 204/205/212/412 models to
include the Bell 210 and AB412/AB412EP models.