First China-made planes sold in US
Harbin Aircraft Industry Group Co (HAIG), a subsidiary of Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC), signed a contract to deliver two Y-12E aircrafts to Las Vegas-based Coptervision by the end of 2015 on Dec 5.
This is the first deal after Coptervision placed an order of 20 Y-12 utility aircrafts from HAIG during the 10th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition, known as Airshow China, in Zhuhai, Guangdong province, on Nov 11. The aircraft will be used for sightseeing tours and cargo transport from Las Vegas to the Grand Canyon.
People in Harbin, Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province, paid tribute to five firefighters killed while trying to put out a warehouse blaze in the city on Jan 2.
The city of Harbin in Northeast China’s Heilongjiang province will blacklist companies delaying payment of migrant farmers’ wages.
More than 800 students from Hong Kong will have a five-day high-speed train trip from Shenzhen in Guangdong province, to Harbin on Dec 26.
Freight express X405 added an insulated van to help transport fresh fruit and vegetables from Hada Market in Harbin to Mohe county, where temperatures usually run between minus 30 C to minus 40 C, on Dec 24.