China's state-run aircraft-company COMAC has rolled out its latest model, the C-919 jetliner. COMAC has been the new kid on the block in the aviation industry for a while, but can it truly challenge the dominance of Boeing and Airbus?
The first Chinese-designed jetliner since the 1970s has taken off for its maiden flight in Shanghai, broadcast live on state television. China hopes to rival Boeing and Airbus with its single-aisle C919 aircraft.
Garment factory working conditions in Bangladesh - China launches homemade C-919 Jet
The international airline industry has reached deal on limiting carbon emissions, billed as the first such worldwide deal for a single sector. Critics say aspects of the plan are unfair - or just too little, too late.
In a DW interview, K.S. Narendran, whose wife was aboard the Malaysia Airlines plane MH370, expresses his dismay at the abandonment of the search for the missing aircraft. He says the families still need answers.
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