AVIC this week strengthened its international OEM relationships with the announcement of a significant agreement with Safran covering the design, production and support of landing gear systems and engine nacelles that also will pave the way for extensive Franco-Chinese cooperation on China's C919 150-seat commercial transport. The "framework agreement" signed at this week's Aviation Expo/China event in Beijing brings together AVIC Aircraft Corp. and Safran, as well as Safran nacelle ...

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