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April 2008 edition

Aviation experts agree to train engineers for China

Cranfield University has agreed to train 150 engineers from China Aviation Industry Corporation (AVIC I) in aircraft and jet engine design, with the ultimate aim of creating a 130-seat airliner.

The collaboration will see Cranfield University training 25 engineers in civil aircraft design and 25 in jet engine design each year for three years. The initiative is part of the Chinese company's plan to invest in civil aviation and propulsion systems by training large numbers of aircraft and gas turbine engine design engineers.....

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