AVIAGE SYSTEMS Witnesses the First Flight of C919 A/C106 On Site
2019-12-27Shanghai, China

On December 27th, AVIAGE SYSTEMS was invited to the monitoring center of COMAC, Wu Qiong, Vice President, Programs has led the team to witness the first flight of C919 A/C106. Mr. Wu Guanghui, the CAE Academician, Senior Vice President of COMAC & Chief Designer of C919; Mr. Han Kecen, Vice President of SADRI and Mr. Zhou Guirong, Deputy Chief Designer of the C919 warmly welcomed our team and had a cordial conversations with engineers.

A number of tests and data monitoring on the C919 A/C106 were carried out in the monitoring center throughout the 2-hour flight. It was a good opportunity for our team to learn by witnessing the whole process. “AVIAGE SYSTEMS is a model joint venture among all C919 suppliers and has always provided great support to COMAC. The C919 project still has a long way to go. Let’s keep up the momentum to ensure the success of the project,” VP Wu said to AVIAGE SYSTEMS team during the visit.

At 12:20 am, after AC106 fully stopped, the monitoring center was filled with applause, AVIAGE SYSTEMS team celebrated this great milestone with COMAC team. The success of C919 A/C106 belongs to all the engineers behind this great project! It is also a great way to celebrate the closure of 2019!

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