China military’s landmark J-20 stealth fighter started a decade of modernisation

//China military’s landmark J-20 stealth fighter started a decade of modernisation

China military’s landmark J-20 stealth fighter started a decade of modernisation

China’s “Mighty Dragon” – the J-20 stealth fighter – changed the regional balance of power when it was unveiled 10 years ago and represents a decade of modernisation for the country’s military.Its maiden flight, on January 11, 2011, shocked the world, which had no warning that China was about to become the second country – after the US – to develop an advanced fifth-generation fighter with stealth and supersonic cruise capabilities, as well as super manoeuvrability and super avionics.The…

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