China May Delay Passenger Jet to Midyear

Because of delays in its supply chain, China's ARJ21 regional jet might not make its maiden flight until July or later

Not too much should be made of this for in the aviation industry worldwide it is a far too common situation. China may postpone the maiden flight of the ARJ21, or Advanced Regional Jet for the 21st Century, its first passenger jet, by at least four months because of supplier delays.

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