China test flies its Yun-20 freighter

COMAC’s narrowbody C919 aims to compete with B737 and A320

380 orders A320 B737 C919 COMAC Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China Wide-bodied freighter Yun-20

A wide-bodied freighter developed by the Chinese, Yun-20, has recently been test flown, according to the state-run Xinhua news agency. Though no other details about the plane were available, the agency said the Yun-20 (Transport-20) would support China’s economic growth. A narrowbody, however, has been developed by the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC), the C919. According to COMAC, there are 380 orders for the C919 that aims to compete with the B737 and A320.