China National Aero-Technology Import-Export Corporation (CATIC)

Also Known As: 

China Aero-Technology Import Export Corporation
China National Aero-Technology Import and Export Company

Weapon Program: 

  • Military

Exporting Country: 



CATIC Plaza, 18 Beichen Dong Lu, Chaoyangqu, Beijing 100101
CATIC Plaza, 18 Beichen East Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, 100101


(86-106) 494-1090, 86-10-8497-2255, 86-10-8497-0968, 86-10-8497-0370, 86-10-8497-0355, 86-10-6494-0386


(86-106) 494-0658, 86-10-8497-1088, 86-10-8497-1024, 86-10-6494-0385

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Sanctioned by the United States in May 2002 for engaging in proliferation activities with Iran; found by a U.S. Commerce Department investigation to have illegally diverted U.S.-origin machine tools in 1995 to China Nanchang Aircraft Manufacturing Company; indicted in the United States in October 1999 for making "false, fraudulent and misleading statements and material omissions" on export license applications and end-user certificates related to the export of U.S. machine tools from McDonnell Douglas; owned in equal share by China Aviation Industry Corporation I (AVIC I) and China Aviation Industry Corporation II (AVIC II) and coordinates its activities with the Xinshidai (New Era) Corporation; established in 1979; business ventures reportedly include the import and export of aviation systems including advanced fighters, attack aircraft, bombers, primary and advanced trainers, transport planes, helicopters, aero-engines, and aircraft components.

Date Entered: 

January 26, 2004

Date Last Modified: 

June 18, 2007