Plane spotters enjoy the spectacle of the C919’s maiden flight at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai on Friday. Photo: AFP

China’s answer to Airbus, Boeing completes Shanghai maiden flight

The C919 aircraft, which can carry 150 passengers to rival Airbus 320 and Boeing 737, landed after a 100-kilometre test flight, heralding a new age for Chinese aviation.

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Plane spotters enjoy the spectacle of the C919’s maiden flight at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai on Friday. Photo: AFP
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