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China flies new civil helicopter

19th March 2010 - 13:11 GMT | by Tony Osborne in London


China has flown what it claims to be its first indigenous large helicopter.

The AC313, built by the helicopter division of the China Aviation Industry Corporation, Avicopter, made its maiden flight from Jingdezhen in Jiangxi Province. Avicopter claims intellectual property rights of the aircraft despite its obvious design origins in ...

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