A total of 109 domestic Xinzhou series aircraft have been delivered
Xinhua News Agency, Xi'an, November 15 (Reporter Mao Haifeng and Fu Ruixia) on the 14th, the reporter learned from the "2019 Xinzhou customer Conference" sponsored by AVIC Xifei Civil aircraft Co., Ltd., that so far, A total of 109 domestic Xinzhou series aircraft have been delivered to customers at home and abroad, with a flight time of more than 530000 hours.
Zhang Yong, deputy general manager of Xifei Civil aircraft, said that since the batch delivery and operation of Xinzhou series aircraft began in 2000, Xifei Civil aircraft has changed from single product to serialization, from service support to operational support. The operation support system to meet the needs of customers has been established step by step. At the same time, from promoting the domestic basic aviation service plan to building air channels for the countries along the "Belt and Road Initiative" route, the Xinzhou aircraft has also moved from exporting "Chinese products" to exporting "Chinese standards."
According to statistics, since the Xinzhou series aircraft were put into operation at home and abroad, gratifying progress has been made in airworthiness certification at home and abroad. Up to now, the Xinzhou series aircraft have been distributed in 19 countries on four continents and operated smoothly on 268 routes. The cumulative flight time is more than 535888 hours.
At present, Xinzhou series aircraft have been put into market operation of Xinzhou 60, Xinzhou 600 aircraft, the most advanced Xinzhou 700 has entered a comprehensive trial production stage, by the end of this year, the large-scale system-level platform will be completed. Dong Jianhong, chief designer of the Xinzhou 700 aircraft project, told reporters that the Xinzhou 700 aircraft plans to fly for the first time in the third quarter of next year and obtain evidence by the end of 2022.