China : leading the rebirth of Asia’s commercial aircraft industry?
Bitzinger, Richard A.
Date of Issue2010
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
China is set to begin deliveries this year of its ARJ21 regional jet, the first indigenous passenger jet produced in Asia. Although it faces considerable technological and economic challenges, China could be the first Asian country to penetrate the highly competitive international commercial aircraft market.
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