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China builds massive seaplane: state media

The AG600, which was unveiled on Saturday in the southern port city of Zhuhai has a maximum range of 4,500 km. The aircraft is intended for fighting forest fires and performing marine rescues, according to Xinhua.


CHINA has completed production of the world's largest amphibious aircraft, state media has said, the latest effort in the country's programme to wean itself off dependence on foreign aviation firms.

The state-owned Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC) unveiled the