Mr. Jin Zhuanglong, Chairman of Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, Ltd. (COMAC), met with Mr. Patrice Caine, Chairman and President of Thales, and his delegation on March 29th, 2017. Both sides held a friendly talk. Mr. Wu Guanghui, Vice President of COMAC, attended the meeting.
Mr. Jin Zhuanglong introduced the development and construction of COMAC as well as the development progress of ARJ21 and C919 programs, and extended gratitude to Thales for its long-term support and help to COMAC. Mr. Jin Zhuanglong expressed that Thales was experienced in the research and development of airborne systems and devices, and hoped that both sides could enhance communication and expand cooperative fields in order to achieve mutual benefits and win-win situation.
Mr. Patrice Caine introduced in detail the development of relevant business of Thales. He expressed that Thales has attached great importance to the cooperation with COMAC and was willing to use the advantages of Thales to support COMAC in the research and development of aircraft programs. He hoped that both sides could spread the cooperation and exchange into wider area.