XL China Blog

31 March 2015

First Special Missions Caravan Operators Conference held in China

31 March 2015, Comments: 0

Last week I attended the first Special Missions Caravan Operators Conference held in China. The conference was hosted by the joint venture Cessna-AVIC Aircraft (Shijiazhuang) […]


24 February 2015

Computer-Aided Translation (CAT) tools and why we use them, Part 1

24 February 2015, Comments: 0

If the business of translation is not well understood by the average person, the role of technology in translation is even more shrouded in […]


5 January 2015

Aviation Periodicals in China

5 January 2015, Comments: 0

One of the features of China’s rise in the aviation scene is the plethora of related periodicals that are now being published in the […]


19 December 2014

Flying Into Jiuzhaigou Airport (JZH) – A Pilot’s-Eye View

19 December 2014, Comments: 0

Translated from Chinese. From the logbook of Pan Xiaoben, September 11, 2014. Don’t look at the 3,000 meters of runway available – so much […]


11 September 2014

Aircraft Manufacturing Comes To China’s Far Northwest

11 September 2014, Comments: 0

It’s not Boeing or Airbus – we’re talking about a range of light utility and sport aircraft designed by Chris Heintz (CH) and offered as kit […]