Third C919 plane test-flies to Yanliang, Shaanxi Province
By Cui Chunhui
People's Daily app
The third self-developed C919 large passenger plane was tested from Shanghai Pudong International Airport to Xi’an Yanliang Airport, successfully completing the flight on July 26. The C919 will continue tests for flutter, airspeed calibration, load, stability and performance. (Photos: CCTV News/COMAC)
The test pilots on the transfer mission were Zou Lixue, Zhang Jianwei and Cai Jun.
Test flight engineers Huang Zhenyu and Li Chang.
The third C919 large passenger plane conducted a successful maiden flight on December 28, 2018 at Shanghai Pudong International Airport.
The Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China Ltd (COMAC) has tested three C919 planes in Pudong, Shanghai; Yanliang, Xi’an Province; Dongying, Shandong Province; Nanchang, Jiangxi Province, and other places.