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World’s largest amphibious aircraft to take off offshore

A new series of China’s turboprop-propelled amphibious aircraft, the Jiaolong, meaning “flood dragon” in Mandarin, will ascend from water in its maiden offshore flight in the second half of the year, its developer the Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) announced this weekend. Coded AG600, the Jiaolong, the largest plane of its kind worldwide, features […]