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AQSIQ delegates tours C919 n’ satellite navigation bases in Shanghai

Source : chinadaily.com.cnUpdate : 2017-05-10

A delegation from General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection, and Quarantine (AQSIQ), headed by Wu Qinghai, AQSIQ’s vice minister, made a field tour to the production base of China’s first ever large-frame aircraft C919 and China’s Beidou Industrial Technology Innovation Base in Shanghai Hongqiao district from May 5 to 6.

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A delegation from General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection, and Quarantine (AQSIQ), headed by Wu Qinghai, AQSIQ’s vice minister, tours the production base of China’s first ever large-frame aircraft C919, and pose for a group photo to mark the occasion. [Photo from shzj.gov.cn]

Recently, China’s home-grown C919 airliner that was developed by state-owned Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) just finished its maiden flight at Shanghai Pudong International Airport on China’s affluent east coast, marking a big pace for China to take forward in the competitive world aviation sector.

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China’s home-grown C919 airliner developed by state-owned Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC) just finishes its maiden flight at Shanghai Pudong International Airport on China’s affluent east coast, marking a big pace for China to take forward in the competitive world aviation sector. [Photo provided to China Daily]

After the C919 completed its first test flight to the sky, delegates of AQSIQ including the Vice Minister Wu Qinghai, and Xie Jun, head of the Metrology Department of AQSIQ paid a visit to the base the passenger jet was researched and produced in the presence of main officials from Shanghai Municipal Bureau of Quality and Technical Supervision (SMBQTS), including Party Secretary and Director Huang Xiaolu, SMBQTS’s deputy director Tao Yonghua and the Chief Engineer Lu Min.

Wu, spoke highly of the Shanghai headquartered COMAC for the major accomplishments it made in developing innovative mechanisms, key technologies, talents and systems for the civil aviation industry. He hoped the company to take the opportunity of C919 which is of huge significance for China to boost the country’s jet sector in the world market. 

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During the tour to China’s Beidou Industrial Technology Innovation Base in Shanghai Hongqiao district, the delegation receives a report from the business considering its project focuses, prospects and technological gains. [Photo from shzj.gov.cn]

During the tour to China’s Beidou Industrial Technology Innovation Base in Shanghai Hongqiao district, the delegation received a report from the business considering its project focuses, prospects and technological gains and were shown the smart products developed by the institution.   

Wu gave the Beidou base his instructions to produce more excellent businesses and products, and work out better ways to for prosperity of the Beidou navigation field with improved measurement and metering services.