China's AVIC Commercial Aircraft Engine Co. and Germany's MTU Aero Engines signed a "key terms agreement" Thursday regarding the launch of a joint venture that would be primarily responsible for developing and producing a domestic powerplant for the COMAC C919, China's 150-seat aircraft. The new agreement follows an MOU inked last year (ATW Daily News, Jan. 5, 2010). The JV is expected to be based in Shanghai. The stake-holding structure has not been decided. The ...

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