Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC) will delay delivery of its regional jet ARJ21 again for “one or two years” because of “inexperience in certification in terms of methods and infrastructure,” according to COMAC VP Luo Ronghuai. The Chinese-produced regional jet was off the assembly line in December 2007 and inaugurated its maiden flight on Nov. 28, 2008. The delivery of the ARJ21 was originally slated for 2007 but was pushed to Nov. 28 for Chengdu ...

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