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China’s indigenous passenger jet stuck in US regulatory travails

Will the West’s regulatory and certification hurdles eventually ground Beijing’s sky-high ambition to fly and market its homemade passenger airliner C919 overseas? Beijing’s efforts to launch the C919, a narrow-bodied, medium-haul twin-jet airliner, to poach business off Boeing’s 737s and Airbus’ 320s, are gaining speed with successful test flights of a third C919 prototype at the […]