First domestically-produced Xinzhou-600 put into use

16:04, March 28, 2011      

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The first Xinzhou-600 is put into use on March 26, 2011. (Photo by Li Qiaoqiao, Xinhua)

The Xinzhou-600 turbo plane, developed by Xi'an Aircraft Industry Company (XAC) of China Aviation Industry Corporation I, was put into use on March 26, 2011. Xinzhou-600, the new-generation turboprop regional aircraft, developed by China starting in 2005, can carry 40 to 60 passengers.

By Ye Xin, People's Daily Online
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