Source:Xinhua Published: 2017/4/22 7:16:00 Chinese forces are keeping their standard operational readiness and conducting normal training along the border between China and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), according to a statement from the Information Bureau of China’s Ministry of National Defense. The remarks were made Friday in response to media reports of China […]
New photos showing: two more J-20 stealth fighters entered service
Michael Brady, April 10, 2017, nationalinterest.org Reports say China put its stealth fighter — the J-20 — into service last month. The aircraft, built by the Chengdu Aerospace Corporation, is a twin-engine multi-role fighter that can reach speeds of 2,100 kilometers per hour. It’s believed the J-20 will have two primary missions. First, it could […]
chinadaily.com.cn | Updated: 2017-04-17 13:28 China’s first domestically produced passenger plane completes a high-speed taxi test for the first time in Shanghai on Sunday. [Photo/Xinhua] China’s first domestically produced passenger plane completed a high-speed taxi test for the first time in Shanghai on Sunday, just one step away from its maiden flight, thepaper.cn reported. […]
Beijing (Sputnik) Mar 09, 2017 The Y-20 strategic transport plane will be the carrier of rockets. The Chinese Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology is breaking ground on techniques to send satellites into space via rockets shot from airborne Chinese planes, China Daily reports. According to Li Tongyu, chief of rocket development at the academy, the […]
(Xinhua) 15:58, March 25, 2017 SHANGHAI, March 25 (Xinhua) — China’s first large domestically designed and built passenger jetliner has passed a major technical assessment, bringing it a closer to its maiden flight, sources with the developer said Saturday. An evaluation committee consisting 63 aviation specialists from across China has agreed the C919 is technically […]
By Guo Kai | chinadaily.com.cn | Updated: 2017-03-28 17:12 An AC313 civil helicopter is in test flight at the Lyumeng Airport in Jingdezhen, East China’s Jiangxi province, March 24, 2017. [Photo/Chinanews.com] China’s first heavy-lift helicopter for civilian purposes, the AC313, successfully completed a test flight in heavy rain at the Lyumeng Airport in Jingdezhen, East […]
CATIC showed JF-17B (FC-1B) tandem fighter trainer at IDEX 2017 in February . It is expected to make debut flight soon.
Mar 12, 2017, Pakistan inducts Low to Medium Altitude Air Defence System (LOMADS), LY-80, a Chinese mobile Air Defence system. LY-80 Medium Range Air Defense Missile Weapon System (LY-80 is the exporting version of HQ-16A/B) LY-80 air defense missile Weapon System is a type of medium range surface-to-air missile (SAM). The system mainly comprises search radar […]
Chinese star aircraft designer Dr. Yang Wei who designed the JF-17, J-10 and J-20 Stealth Fighter receives Pakistan’s highest civil award.