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Chinese-made aircraft can’t fly without US design software

At first glance, Beijing’s lofty aspirations to fly and market home-produced passenger airliners are well on schedule: the narrow-body C919 series intended to take on Airbus’s A320 and Boeing’s 737 is set to get its airworthiness certification “in two years” according to Chinese reports, and work on a prototype for the CR929 wide-body jet being […]