ANALYSIS: China advances on fighter front

The long-awaited appearance at Airshow China 2016 of the Chengdu J-20 was anti-climactic, but served to bolster the mystique around one of the 21st Century's most iconic fighter designs. Supporting the opening ceremony, two J-20s roared down the runway at several hundred feet and performed a vertical split. One aircraft ...

Keep reading this article by creating a free account today

Access exclusive content for FREE

It only takes 2 minutes to register on Flight Global. You’ll receive these and a whole lot more:

  • Unrestricted comment and analysis plus our popular ranking reports
  • Insights from award winning journalists and interviews with industry thought leaders
  • A choice of 7 newsletters delivered straight to your inbox
  • Be the first to hear about FlightGlobal conferences and events
  • The best careers news and advice

Register for free

If you are already registered please  now