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New COMAC aircraft made using Solvay materials takes flight

Solvay congratulates COMAC on the first flight of its new aircraft C919.

5th May 2017

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Tempe

Transport/​Aerospace

To date, COMAC has received 570 orders for the C919. In 2012, Solvay was awarded a long-term agreement to supply high-performance, structural composite and adhesive materials for COMAC’s C919 commercial aircraft via Shanghai Aircraft Manufacturing Company that is responsible for the C919 aircraft’s manufacture.

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