After the domestic C919 large passenger aircraft completed all the airworthiness certification work in September 2022, on September 29, it was awarded the type certificate issued by the Civil Aviation Administration of China, and the first aircraft will be delivered by the end of 2022.

The official report commented that the successful development of the C919 large passenger aircraft and the acquisition of the type certificate indicate that my country has the ability to independently develop world-class large passenger aircraft and is an important milestone in the development of my country's large aircraft industry.

The picture shows the C919 passenger plane taxiing at Pudong Airport.

(File photo) Photo by Yin Liqin

[Editor: Tian Bochuan]