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The J-20 first flight could be really close, as this newly-released photo from the Chengdu runway indicates.
The J-20 is real. I tip my hat to Bill Sweetman. New photos on the Chinese Web this morning showing the J-20 preparing for high-speed taxi tests on 22 December are convincing – even to this former skeptic. Moreover, the usually definitive Top 81 site has finally updated its listing on the J-20 with the […]
My friend Bill Sweetman has forgotten more about military aviation than is Google-able, and he accepts new images of the J-20 — apparently snapped from the fenceline at the surprisingly accessible Chengdu aircraft factory — as factual reality. He might be right. But I’m still skeptical. It’s that inexplicably over-sized red star — which, to […]