The L-15, a product of Hongdu Aviation and a look-alike ofthe Yakovlev Yak-130, is making the rounds of major air shows seeking its firstexport order. Its appearance in
Since entering flight test in 2006, the L-15 has been linkedto sales discussions in
The L-15 that joins the flying display in
As Hongdu travels to the Middle East seeking export orders,the status of the L-15 inside
The L-15 is competing with the Guizhou Aircraft IndustryCorporation JL-9 to win a contract to supply and advanced lead-in jet trainerfor the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF).
Perhaps seeking to mitigate the risk of a contract loss, Hongduhas started publicly discussing new variants of the L-15, including one-seat,armed and naval versions.
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