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4 13, the military attaches to show the Chinese Air Force’s newest fighter the F-10 flight demonstration
[UK "The Times" Web site reported on April 14] along with a huge roar, like China’s most advanced fighter train has already left, fired at the blue sky, leaving behind a long list of white smoke and spicy ignorant of aviation fuel.
Chinese Air Force “August” flight demonstration team, yesterday, driving the F-10 aircraft for the first time foreign guests performances.
after the show, but also let these foreign guests (51 foreign military attaches) for the first time witnessed the Chinese J-10 fighter cockpit, as well as domestic turbojet engine.
This is the second time China allowed overseas media to base – and is similar to the first eight years of travel. Yan Feng colonel promised in the future will organize more such events. People’s Liberation Army is trying to unfold its mystery, to create a more transparent image.
4 F -10 fighter jets took part in the last 15 minutes of the show. They form dense diamond formation (aircraft wingtip distance between the only 5 meters). The height of 200 meters through the performances, the military attache to the stands greeted. A plane flying from the stands before, its landing gear off the ground is only 3 meters.
British military attache Stephen Wilson said the Air Force, the show memorable. He said: “This is a highly flexible aircraft. Although they can not with the” Red Arrow “(British Royal Air Force aerobatics team – the newspaper note) par, but the Chinese air force are strong, from the show can be seen. “
operational performance opinions
China’s first public display of the F-10 fighters in 2008. They are by far the most exciting moments over the last year in Tiananmen Square on October 1 to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China.
However, despite the People’s Liberation Army for the successful development of China’s first indigenous fighter aircraft advanced rejoice, but the J-10 is not completely made. It is believed that it is based to some extent, the U.S. F-16 fighter of the early models made. Israel beginning in the avionics and aerodynamics to provide a help to the Chinese. In Washington, after giving a warning to just stop. J-10 fighters equipped with Russian-made jet engine, which makes future sales is complicated.
a military expert, said: “The third-generation aircraft, the Jian-10 can be said to be a real plane and it’s excellent performance, but it is still only the equivalent of the early models of the F 16s. “
said another military officer, other aspects aside, it just means that the J-10 landing gear technology can create in China may use any carrier, which indicates that the PLA is still better than the West forces behind a lot.
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