Taking an increasingly cautious approach to its C919 narrowbody aircraft program, the Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC) has extended its flight-testing program beyond two years, pushing an unannounced target for first delivery into 2019. The schedule easily could slip a little further, because the Chinese state manufacturer is struggling to achieve its stated aim of flying the first C919 this year, industry sources said. Two years ago, first delivery was targeted for 2018, but ...

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