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The 4th COMAC International Science and Technology Innovation Week opened

Focusing on intelligent operation and service of commercial aircraft

Last Updated (Beijing Time):2020-09-21   Source:News Center of COMAC
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The opening ceremony of the 4th COMAC International Science and Technology Innovation Week themed with "Intelligent Operation and Service of Commercial Aircraft" was held at the Customer Service Center of Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China, Ltd. (COMAC) on September 21st, 2020. The event was jointly sponsored by COMAC, Civil Aviation University of China (CAUC), and Civil Aviation Flight University of China (CAFUC). Nearly 500 experts from regulatory authorities such as Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) and European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA), airlines such as Air China, China Eastern Airlines and China Southern Airlines, maintenance organizations such as Ameco, and Taikoo (Xiamen) Aircraft Engineering Co., Ltd. (HAECO Xiamen), suppliers such as Hubei HangYu Jiatai Aircraft Equipment Co., Ltd., financial institutions such as ICBC Financial Leasing Co., Ltd. and Bank of Communications Financial Leasing Co., Ltd., scientific research institutions such as Shanghai Jiao Tong University, and University of Science and Technology of China, high-tech enterprises such as Lenovo, and industry associations such as China Industrial Design Association gathered together to carry out all-round, multi-angle and in-depth exchanges, and seek industrial innovation and technological progress.

Mr. He Dongfeng, Secretary of the Party Committee and Chairman of COMAC, attended the opening ceremony. Mr. Yin Shijun, Chief Engineer of CAAC, Mr. Zhao Yuerang, Deputy Secretary of the Party Committee and President of COMAC, Mr. Cao Shengli, Secretary of the Party Committee of CAUC, and Mr. Li Hancheng, Secretary of the Party Committee of CAFUC, and made a speech respectively. Mr. Guo Bozhi, Member of Standing Committee of the Party Committee and Vice President of COMAC, Mr. Bai Jie, Vice President of CAUC, and Mr. Ouyang Ting, Vice President of CAFUC, made a keynote speech respectively. Mr. Wu Guanghui, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, and Chief Scientist of COMAC, and Mr. Yin Zeyong, Academician of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, attended the opening activity. Mr. Guo Bozhi presided over the opening activity.

Mr. Zhao Yuerang pointed out in his speech that COMAC had been committed to developing safer, cost-effective, comfortable and environment-friendly aircraft, and had insisted on the principles of being customer centered, meeting customers' demand timely and creating value for customers. After 12 years of innovation practice, COMAC had started the exploration of product management, and was in great need of the valuable experience and professional capabilities of the industry as well as the full support, care and help of all parties. COMAC was eager to work hand in hand and make joint efforts with all parties to ensure the safe and economic operation of the aircraft, and create benefits and set up a brand by flying the aircraft.

Mr. Yin Shijun expressed that innovation had been the primary force driving science and technology development, CAAC had paid attention to the strategic, leading and innovative roles of civil aviation industry in national economy. He hoped that COMAC, CAUC and CAFUC would, on the basis of the preliminary cooperation and through the university-industry innovation cooperation mechanism platform, focus on intelligent transportation, intelligent operation, intelligent air traffic control, intelligent airport and intelligent supervision, further strengthen cooperation in scientific research, provide Chinese intelligent civil aviation construction solutions of forward-looking and leading levels, and make contributions to the process of building China into a civil aviation giant.

Mr. Cao Shengli pointed out that the current form, mode and pattern of civil aviation industry were facing all-round reshaping, and new technologies had provided new momentum for the high-quality development of civil aviation. CAUC would work with COMAC and other parties to take this event as a platform to further deepen strategic cooperation, continually strengthen integration and innovation, and promote coordinated development; and would vigorously cultivate high-quality, international and interdisciplinary civil aviation talents, continually improve original innovation capabilities, and make due contributions to promoting the high-quality development of civil aviation and serving China's trunk liner career.

Mr. Li Hancheng expressed that the civil aircraft industry in China was moving towards industrialization, digitalization, and intellectualization, and talents were increasingly becoming a key factor and core competitiveness for the development of China-made civil aircraft. CAFUC would take the training of professionals needed for civil aviation construction and development as its own mission, consolidate the construction of disciplines, and improve the scientific and technological innovation capabilities; and would cooperate with all parties and take COMAC International Science and Technology Innovation Week as a link to accelerate the formation of a dynamic situation in which innovative talents were bursting out, innovation vitality was constantly stimulated, and innovation confidence was continuously strengthened.

During the opening ceremony, a special collection room of China-made commercial aircraft was officially opened at CAUC and CAFUC by means of three-place video connection.

The 4th COMAC International Science and Technology Innovation Week will last for one week from September 21st to 25th, and will consist of several sections such as COMAC innovation forum, science and technology workshops, and exhibition and exchange centering on the theme of "Intelligent Operation and Service of Commercial Aircraft", in order to exchange basic science, explore cutting-edge technologies, solve difficult problems, promote innovation cooperation, conduct in-depth dialogues among government, industry, universities, research institutions and financial institutions, and share innovation and development opportunities in commercial aircraft industry. (Editor: Zhou Senhao, Photographer: Wang Jiliang)



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