China’s new narrow-body airliner, the COMAC C919 has completed high-speed taxiing tests ahead of its imminent first flight.

Footage from 24 April showed the airliner carrying out final ground taxi tests at Pudong International Airport, Shanghai with the pilots briefing raising the nose of the aircraft into the air. Currently the 168—seat C919 has over 500 orders, the majority from Chinese airlines and leasing companies.  

News Team
25 April 2017