SHANGHAI AIRCRAFT MANUFACTURING FACTORY
Shanghai Feiji Zhizao Gongchang (Subsidiary of SAIC Shanghai)
Shanghai Aircraft Manufacturing Factory (SAMF) created 1951; now part of Shanghai Aviation Industry Corporation (SAIC); occupies site area of 135.5 ha (334,8 acres); SAMF workforce 4,630 in late 2000. Built small batch of McDonnell Douglas MD-82/83 airliners in mid-1990s, and produced main and landing gear doors for MD-80 series from 1979; produced cargo and service doors, avionics access doors and tailplanes for these aircraft. Current subcontract work includes tailplanes for Boeing 737 NG. Also built Q-2 ultralight.