- About Wuxi
Wuxi National High-tech District has a new player in developing the core industry of hub economy - Hongpeng Aviation Power Project with a total investment of 1 billion yuan was signed on September 1 to build a development base for light general aviation engines in the Wuxi Airport Economic Development Zone.
Relying on the internationally leading aerodynamic design, production, test, repair, debugging and installation capabilities, Hongpeng Aviation Power Project will develop turboprops and turboshaft engines with horsepower from 500 to 5,000 together with strategic investors such as Jiangsu Shentong to build a domestic first-class light aero engine industrial base in the Wuxi Airport Economic Development Zone. Its products can meet the power needs of all light general platforms and provide power for all general, coach and UAV platforms of fixed-wing of 1.5 - 7 tons and turboprop transport platforms of 20 - 60 tons in China. The project will strive to build a high-quality supply chain for domestic small-scale aviation development in the shortest time and build a complete industrial chain for domestic small-scale aviation development, so as to better meet the needs of the domestic aviation power market.