China’s home-grown AG600, the world’s largest amphibious aircraft takes off

China's home-grown AG600, the world's largest amphibious aircraft takes off

China’s home-grown AG600, the world’s largest amphibious aircraft in production, took to the skies on Sunday for its maiden flight. The plane codenamed “Kunlong” according to state news agency Xinhua, took off from the southern city of Zhuhai and landed after roughly an hour long flight. With a wingspan of 38.8 metres (127 feet) and powered…