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Chengdu J-5A

1964
Chengdu J-5A  
Aircraft on photo: Chengdu J-5A  
Data for: Chengdu J-5A  
Manufacturer: Chengdu Aircraft Corporation (CAC), China Max speed: 1.145 km/h (711 mph) Length:
Type: all-weather interceptor Range: 1.100 km (684 mi) Span:
Description: license built MiG-17PF with Izumrood radar in Ferry range: 1.730 km (1.075 mi) Height:
  longer nose, search antenna built into the air  Ceiling: 16.300 m (53.477 ft) Max weight:
  intake upper lip & a tracking antenna housed Climb rate: 55 m/s (10.830 ft/min) Numb. built:
  in a small hemispherical intake centrebody First flight: 1964    Crew:
11,36 m      (37 ft 4 in)
9,63 m (31 ft 7 in)
3,80 m (12 ft 5.5 in)
6.000 kg  (13.230 lb)
767 (single seat J-5 total)
1  
Engine:              1 × Wopen WP-5 turbojet     
Thrust:    1 x 25,49 kN (1 x 5.730 lbf) dry thrust                                             
  1 x 33,14 kN (1 x 7.450 lbf) with reheat Source:  
Armament: Guns: 3 x 23 mm (3 x 0.91 in) Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov: Chinese Aircraft  
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Chengdu JJ-5

1964
Chengdu JJ-5  
Aircraft on photo: Chengdu JJ-5                                                                                    Photo source: en.academic.ru  
Data for: Chengdu JJ-5    
Manufacturer: Chengdu Aircraft Corporation (CAC), China Max speed: 1.048 km/h (651 mph)  Length:
Type: fighter-trainer Comb.range: 1.160 km (720 mi) Span:
Description: the only MiG-17 trainer version also called  Ferry range: NA   Height:
  MiG-17T, although with the lip above the air  Ceiling: 14.360 m (47.115 ft)    Max weight:
  intake the aircraft had no radar Climb rate: NA   Number built:
First flight: 1966 Crew: 2     
11,50 m      (37 ft 9 in)
9,60 m (31 ft 6 in)
3,80 m (12 ft 6 in)
6.087 kg  (13.420 lb)
1.061  
   
Engine:               1 TRD Liming (LM) Wopen-5D turbojet                 Source:   
Thrust:    1 x 26,48 kN (1 x 5.952 lbf)                      Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov: Chinese Aircraft  
Armament: Gun: 1 x 23 mm (1 x 0.90 in)    
  Hardpoints: 2    
  Hardpoints capacity: 500 kg (1.100 lb)    
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Chengdu J-7

1966
Chengdu F-7P  
Aircraft on photo: Chengdu F-7P  
Data for: Chengdu J-7II    
Manufacturer: Chengdu Aircraft Corp. (CAC), China Max speed: 2.175 km/h (1.350 mph)  Length:
Type: tactical fighter Range: 1.740 km (1.080 mi) Span:
Description: license built version of MiG-21 Ferry range: 2.230 km (1.385 mi) Height:
First flight: 1966 Ceiling: 18.200 m (59.720 ft) Take off weight:
Crew: 1 Climb rate: 180 m/s (35.425 ft/min) Number built:
13,95 m      (45 ft 9 in)
7,15 m (23 ft 6 in)
4,11 m (13 ft 6 in)
7.531 kg  (16.603 lb)
2.400+ (J-7  total)
Engine:               1 × Liyang Wopen-7B afterburning turbojet Source:    
Thrust:    1 x 38,25 kN (1 x 8.598 lbf) dry thrust                   Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov: Chinese Aircraft  
  1 x 58,8 kN (1 x 13.219 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Guns: 2 x 30 mm (2 x 1.18 in)    
  Hardpoints: 3 (2 x under-wings + 1 x under-fuselage)     
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Chengdu J-7 III

1984
Chengdu J-7D (J-7IIIA)  
Aircraft on photo: Chengdu J-7IIIA (J-7D)  
Data for: Chengdu J-7III (J-7C)  
Manufacturer: Chengdu Aircraft Corp. (CAC), China Max speed: 2.300 km/h (1.428 mph)  Length:
Type: all-weather fighter Combat range: 850 km (528 mi) Span:
Description: reverse-engineered MiG-21 MF Ferry range: 2.200 km (1.380 mi) Height:
First flight: 1984 Ceiling: 17.500 m (57.420 ft) Take off weight:
Crew: 1 Climb rate: 150 m/s (29.520 ft/min)  Number built:
14,7 m      (48 ft 3 in)
7,15 m (23 ft 6 in)
4,25 m (13 ft 11 in)
8.150 kg  (17.967 lb)
ca.30 (J-7C);  20-30 (J-7D)
Engine:              1 × Liyang Wopen-13 afterburning turbojet     
Thrust:    1 x 40,21 kN (1 x 9.040 lbf) dry thrust             Source:  
  1 x 64,72 kN (1 x 14.550 lbf) with afterburner Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov: Chinese Aircraft  
Armament: Guns: 2 x 23 mm (2 x 0.90 in)    
  Hardpoints: 5 (4 x under-wings + 1 x under-fuselage)      
 
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Chengdu J-7E / J-7G / J-7M / J-7P / F-7MG / F-7PG

1990
Chengdu-Guizhou-Xian-
Aircraft on photo: Chengdu J-7GB  
Data for: Chengdu J-7MG  
Manufacturer: Chengdu Aircraft Corporation (CAC), China Max speed: 2.200 km/h (1.370 mph)  Length:
Type: multirole fighter Range: 1.250 km (775 mi) Span:
Description: Chengdu J-7 version with completely new  Ferry range: 2.200 km (1.370 mi) Height:
  double-delta wing & improved performance Ceiling: 17.500 m (57.420 ft) Max weight:
First flight: 1990 (J-7E) Climb rate: 195 m/s (38.386 ft/min) Number built:
Crew: 1         
13,95 m      (45 ft 9 in)
8,32 m (27 ft 3.5 in)
4,11 m (13 ft 6 in)
9.100 kg  (20.062 lb)
  2.400+ (J-7 total)
   
Engine:               1 × Liyang Wopen-13F afterburning turbojet     
Thrust:    1 x 44,1 kN (1 x 9.921 lbf) dry thrust                                                
  1 x 64,7 kN (1 x 14.550 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Guns: 2 x 30 mm (2 x 1.18 in)    
  Hardpoints: 5 (4 x under wings + 1 x under fuselage)    
  Hardpoints capacity: 2.000 kg (4.410 lb)    
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Chengdu J-7FS

1998
 
Aircraft on photo: Chengdu J-7FS  
(also called: Chengdu F-7FS)  
Manufacturer: Chengdu Aircraft Corporation, China Max speed: 2.250 km/h (1.400 mph)  Length:
Type: experimental fighter Range: 1.800 km (1.120 mi) Span:
Description: J-7 technology demonstration aircraft Ferry range: 2.500 km (1.550 mi) Height:
  with redesigned under-chin inlet  Ceiling: 18.800 m (61.680 ft) Take off weight:
First flight: 1998 Climb rate: 183 m/s (36.090 ft/min) Number built:
Crew: 1         
14,89 m      (48 ft 10 in)
7,15 m (23 ft 5.5 in)
4,11 m (13 ft 6 in)
8.200 kg  (18.078 lb)
2  
   
Engine:               1 × Liyang Wopen-13F afterburning turbojet     
Thrust:    1 x 44,1 kN (1 x 9.921 lbf) dry thrust                                                
  1 x 66,7 kN (1 x 14.995 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Guns: 2 x 30 mm (2 x 1.18 in) planned    
  Hardpoints: 7 (6 x under wings + 1 x under fuselage) planned    
  Hardpoints capacity: 3.000 kg (6.613 lb) planned    
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Chengdu J-10 Vigorous Dragon

1998
 
Aircraft on photo: Chengdu J-10A Vigorous Dragon  
Data for: Chengdu J-10A Vigorous Dragon  
Manufacturer: Chengdu Aircraft Corporation (CAC), China Max speed: 2.450 km/h (1.522 mph)   Length:
Type: multirole fighter Combat range: 550 km (340 mi) Span:
Description: 4th generation fighter capable of all-weather  Ferry range: 1.850 km (1.150 mi) Height:
  operation currently in production in China  Ceiling: 18.000 m (59.055 ft) Max weight:
First flight: 1998 Climb rate: NA   Numb. built:
Crew: 1         
15,49 m      (50 ft 10 in)
9,75 m (32 ft 0 in)
5,43 m (17 ft 10 in)
19.277 kg  (42.500 lb)
   210 (Oct.2011) 
   
Engine:              1 × Saturn-Lyulka AL-31FN turbofan     
Thrust:    1 x 79,43 kN (1 x 17.860 lbf) dry thrust                                                
  1 x 122,5 kN (1 x 27.557 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Gun: 1 x 23 mm (1 x 0.91 in) twin-barrel cannon    
  Hardpoints: 11 (6 x under-wings + 5 x under-fuselage)    
  Hardpoints capacity: 6.000 kg (13.228 lb)    
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Chengdu J-10S Vigorous Dragon

2003
 
Aircraft on photo: Chengdu J-10S Vigorous Dragon  
Data for: Chengdu J-10S Vigorous Dragon  
Manufacturer: Chengdu Aircraft Corporation (CAC), China Max speed: 2.450 km/h (1.522 mph)  Length:
Type: fighter-trainer Range: 1.100 km (685 mi) Span:
Description: Chengdu J-10 combat capable trainer version  Ferry range: NA   Height:
First flight: 2003 Ceiling: 18.000 m (59.055 ft) Max weight:
Crew: 2 Climb rate: NA   Number built:
15,5 m      (50 ft 10 in)
9,75 m (32 ft 0 in)
5,43 m (17 ft 10 in)
18.000 kg   (39.683 lb)
NA  
Engine:              1 × Saturn-Lyulka AL-31FN turbofan     
Thrust:    1 x 79,43 kN (1 x 17.860 lbf) dry thrust                                                
  1 x 122,5 kN (1 x 27.557 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Gun: 1 x 23 mm (1 x 0.91 in) twin-barrel cannon    
  Hardpoints: 11 (6 x under-wings + 5 x under-fuselage)    
  Hardpoints capacity: 6.000 kg (13.228 lb)    
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Chengdu J-10B Vigorous Dragon

2008
 
Aircraft on photo: Chengdu J-10B Vigorous Dragon                                                  Photo source: Aviationweek.com  
Data for: Chengdu J-10B Vigorous Dragon  
Manufacturer: Chengdu Aircraft Corporation (CAC), China Max speed: 2.450 km/h (1.522 mph)    Length:
Type: multirole fighter Range: NA   Span:
Description: 4,5 generation fighter with thrust-vector    Ferry range: NA   Height:
  control, extremely-high maneuverability,  Ceiling: 18.000 m (59.055 ft) Max weight:
  new stealth intake, new nose cone, more Climb rate: NA   Number built:
  hardpoints and better radar First flight: 2008    Crew:
15,5 m    (50 ft 10 in)
9,75 m (32 ft 0 in)
NA  
NA   
   5 (July 2011) 
1  
Engine:             1 × Saturn-Lyulka AL-31FN turbofan                                       More info / sources: 
Thrust:    1 x 79,43 kN (1 x 17.860 lbf) dry thrust                                                
  1 x 122,5 kN (1 x 27.557 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Guns: 2 x 37 mm (2 x 1.46 in)    
  Hardpoints: 11+    
Variants: J-10B, FC-20 (export)    
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Chengdu FC-1 Fierce Dragon (PAK JF-17 Thunder)

2003
 
Aircraft on photo: Chengdu FC-1 Fierce Dragon (PAC JF-17 Thunder)  
Data for: PAC JF-17 Block 1  
Manufacturer: Chengdu Aircraft Corporation (CAC), China Max speed: 1.960 km/h (1.220 mph)  Length:
  Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC), Pakistan Comb.range: 1.352 km (840 mi) Span:
Type: multirole combat aircraft Ferry range: 3.482 km (2.165 mi) Height:
Description: light-weight, single-engine fighter aircraft Ceiling: 16.920 m (55.500 ft) Max weight:
  jointly built by China and Pakistan for Pakistan Climb rate: 254 m/s (50.000 ft/min) Numb.built:
  Air Force but also for the export First flight: 2003    Crew:
14,93 m      (49 ft 0 in)
9,45 m (31 ft 0 in)
4,72 m (15 ft 6 in)
12.383 kg  (27.300 lb)
   40+ (Oct.2011) 
1  
Engine:              1 × Klimov RD-93 turbofan     
Thrust:    1 x 49,4 kN (1 x 11.106 lbf) dry thrust                                              
  1 x 84,5 kN (1 x 19.000 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Guns: 2 x 23 mm (2 x 0.91 in)    
  Hardpoints: 7 (4 x under wings, 2 x on wingtips, 1 x under fuselage)    
  Hardpoints capacity: 3.629 kg (8.000 lb)    
More info / sources:
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Chengdu J-20

2011
 
Aircraft on photo: Chengdu J-20  
   
Manufacturer: Chengdu Aircraft Corporation (CAC), China Max speed: Mach 2   Length:
Type: stealth air superiority fighter Combat range: 2.000 km (1.243 mi) Span:
Description: Chinese 5th generation stealth fighter Ferry range: 5.500 km (3.418 mi) Height:
  comparable to F-22 and Sukhoi T-50 Ceiling: 20.000 m (65.617 ft) Max weight:
First flight: 2011 Climb rate: 350 m/s (68.900 ft/min) Number built:
Crew: 1         
21,26 m      (69 ft 9 in)
12,88 m (42 ft 3 in)
4,45 m (14 ft 7 in)
36.287 kg  (80.000 lb)
    13 (Apr. 2017) 
   
Engines:             2 × Shenyang WS-10G afterburning turbofans     
Thrust:    2 x 180 kN (2 x 40.000 lbf) with afterburner                           
Armament: none on prototype    
  Gun: 1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in) planned    
  Bombs, rockets, missiles planned    
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Guizhou J-6 IV

1970
Guizhou J-6IV  
Aircraft on photo: Guizhou J-6IV  
Data for: Guizhou J-6IV  
Manufacturer: Guizhou Aircraft Industry Corporation, China Max speed: NA   Length:
Type: interceptor Range: 1.400 km (869 mi) Span:
Description: J-6III development made by Guizhou with Ferry range: 2.200 km (1.366 mi) Height:
  significantly altered nose in order to  Ceiling: 17.900 m (58.730 ft) Max weight:
  improve aerodynamics Climb rate: 180 m/s (35.425 ft/min)   Number built:
First flight: 1970 Crew: 1    
NA       
9,04 m (29 ft 8 in)
3,89 m (12 ft 9 in)
NA   
small-scale  production 
   
Engines:             2 × WoPen WP-6 turbojets     
Thrust:    NA                                 
Armament: Guns: 2 x 30 mm (2 x 1.18 in)   Source:
  Hardpoints: 4 x on wings   Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov: Chinese Aircraft
  Bombs, rockets    
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Guizhou JJ-7

1985
 
Aircraft on photo: Guizhou JJ-7II  
Data for: Guizhou JJ-7  
Manufacturer: Guizhou Aircraft Industry Corporation, China Max speed: 2.175 km/h (1.350 mph)  Length:
Type: fighter-trainer Range: 1.200 km (745 mi) Span:
Description: Chengdu J-7 trainer version Ferry range: NA   Height:
First flight: 1985 Ceiling: 18.800 m (61.680 ft) Max weight:
Crew: 2 Climb rate: 150 m/s (29.530 ft/min) Numb. built:
14,95 m      (49 ft 1 in)
7,15 m (23 ft 5.5 in)
4,10 m (13 ft 5 in)
8.555 kg  (18.860 lb)
  2.400+ (J-7 total) 
Engine:          1 × WoPen-7B(BM)b turbojet                           
Thrust:    1 x 43,15 kN (1 x 9.700 lbf) dry thrust                    More info / sources:
  1 x 59,83 kN (1 x 13.450 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Gun: 1 x 23 mm (1 x 0.91 in)    
  Hardpoints: 7    
  Missiles: 2 x air-to-air   Source:
Variants: JJ-7, JJ-7I, JJ-7II, FT-7, FT-7A, FT-7B, FT-7M, FT-7P, FT-7PG    
 
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Guizhou JL-9 (FTC-2000 Mountain Eagle)

2003
 
Aircraft on photo: Guizhou JL-9 (FTC-2000 Mountain Eagle)  
Data for: Guizhou JL-9  
Manufacturer: Guizhou Aircraft Industry Corporation, China Max speed: Mach 2   Length:
Type: lead-in fighter-trainer Range: NA   Span:
Description: JJ-7 and FT-7 development with solid nose,   Ferry range: 2.500 km (1.553 mi) Height:
  side air intakes, double delta wings and new Ceiling: 16.000 m (52.493 ft) Max weight:
  stepped tandem cockpits Climb rate: 260 m/s (51.180 ft/min)   Number built:
First flight: 2003 Crew: 2    
14,55 m      (47 ft 9 in)
8,32 m (27 ft 3.5 in)
4,10 m (13 ft 5 in)
9.800 kg  (21.605 lb)
    5 (Mar. 2012) 
   
Engine:              1 × Guizhou Liyang WP-13F(C) afterburning turbojet     
Thrust:    1 x 44,1 kN (1 x 9.914 lbf) dry thrust                                         
  1 x 66,7 kN (1 x 14.650 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Gun: 1 x 23 mm (1 x 0.91 in)    
  Hardpoints: 5    
  Hardpoints capacity: 1.000 kg (2.205 lb)    
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Guizhou JL-9G

2012
Guizhou-JL-9G  
Aircraft on photo: Guizhou JL-9G  
Data for: Guizhou JL-9G  
Manufacturer: Guizhou Aircraft Industry Corporation, China Max speed: Mach 1,6   Length:
Type: lead-in naval fighter-trainer Range: NA   Span:
Description: JL-9 navalized version with strengthened  Ferry range: 2.500 km (1.553 mi) Height:
  landing gear, tail hook and leading edge Ceiling: 16.000 m (52.493 ft)    Max weight:
  root extensions  Climb rate: NA    Number built:
First flight: 2012 Crew: 2    
14,55 m      (47 ft 9 in)
8,32 m (27 ft 3.5 in)
4,10 m (13 ft 5 in)
9.800 kg  (21.605 lb)
1  (2012)  
   
Engine:               1 × Guizhou Liyang WP-13F(C) afterburning turbojet     
Thrust:    1 x 44,1 kN (1 x 9.914 lbf) dry thrust                                         
  1 x 66,7 kN (1 x 14.650 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Gun: 1 x 23 mm (1 x 0.91 in)    
  Hardpoints: 5    
  Hardpoints capacity: 2.000 kg (4.410 lb)    
More info / sources:
Chinese Military Review
Wikipedia
Chinese Defence
 
 

 

 

Hongdu L-15

2006
Hongdu L-15 Falcon  
Aircraft on photo: Hongdu L-15  
   
Manufacturer: Hongdu Aviation Industry Corporation, China Max speed: 1.715 km/h (1.066 mph) Length:
Type: lead-in fighter-trainer Comb.range: + 550 km (+342 mi) Span:
Description: supersonic training aircraft to serve also as Ferry range: 3.100 km (1.926 mi) Height:
  light attack aircraft Ceiling: 16.000 m (52.493 ft) Max weight:
First flight: 2006 Climb rate: 250 m/s (49.200 ft/min) Numb. built:
Crew: 2         
12,27 m      (40 ft 3 in)
9,48 m (31 ft 1 in)
4,81 m (15 ft 9 in)
9.500 kg  (20.944 lb)
3  (2013)  
   
Engines:             2 × Ivchenko Progress AI-222K-25F afterburning turbofans                  Source: 
Thrust:    2 x 20,6 kN (2 x 4.630 lbf) dry thrust           Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov:       
  2 x 34,32 kN (2 x 7.716 lbf) with afterburner Chinese Aircraft
Armament: Gun: 1 x 23 mm (1 x 0.91 in)  
  Hardpoints: 6 (4 x under wings + 2 on wingtips)  
  Hardpoints capacity: 3.000 kg (6.614 lb)  
More info / sources:
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Military Today
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Nanchang J-12

1970
Nanchang J-12  
Aircraft on photo: Nanchang J-12  
Data for: Nanchang J-12  
Manufacturer: China Nanchang Aircraft Manufacturing Max speed: 1.472 km/h (914 mph) Length (less pitot):
  Corporation (CNAMC), China  Comb. range: 688 km (427 mi) Span:
Type: lightweight fighter Range: 1.167 km (725 mi) Height:
Description: first serious Chinese attempt to build jet Ceiling: 16.970 m (55.675 ft) Max weight:
  fighter of indigenous design, the lightest Climb rate: 180 m/s (35.433 ft/min) Number built:
  supersonic fighter in the world First flight: 1970   Crew:
10,3 m      (33 ft 9.5 in)
7,20 m (23 ft 7 in)
3,71 m (12 ft 2 in)
5.295 kg  (11.673 lb)
3 (J-12); 6 (J-12A)
1  
Engine:              1 × Wopen WP-6Z afterburning turbojet     
Thrust:    1 x 24,52 kN (1 x 5.512 lbf) dry thrust                                     Source:
  1 x 39,72 kN (1 x 8.929 lbf) with afterburner   Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov:
Armament: Guns: 2 x 30 mm (2 x 1.18 in)   Chinese Aircraft
  Hardpoints: 3 (2 x under wings + 1 x under fuselage)    
  Missiles: 3 x air-to-air    
 
More info / sources:
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Airwar
1000 Aircraft Photos
Aviastar

 

 

Nanchang J-12A (J-12 I)

1975
Nanchang J-12A (J-12I)  
Aircraft on photo: Nanchang J-12A (J-12I)  
Data for: Nanchang J-12A  
Manufacturer: China Nanchang Aircraft Manufacturing Max speed:    Mach 1,386 Length (less pitot):
  Corporation (CNAMC), China  Comb. range: 688 km (427 mi) Span:
Type: lightweight fighter Range: 1.167 km (725 mi) Height:
Description: revised J-12 with area ruled fusleage, new Ceiling: 17.410 m (57.120 ft) Max weight:
  intake with fixed shock cone and pitot  Climb rate: 180 m/s (35.433 ft/min)  Number built:
  boom relocated to a ventral position First flight: 1975   Crew:
10,67 m      (35 ft 0 in)
7,20 m (23 ft 7.5 in)
3,73 m (12 ft 3 in)
5.260 kg  (11.600 lb)
3 (J-12); 6 (J-12A)
1  
Engine:              1 × Wopen WP-6Z afterburning turbojet     
Thrust:    1 x 24,52 kN (1 x 5.512 lbf) dry thrust                                          Source:
  1 x 39,72 kN (1 x 8.929 lbf) with afterburner   Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov:
Armament: Guns: 1 x 23 mm (1 x 0.91 in)   Chinese Aircraft
            1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in)    
  Hardpoints: 3 (2 x under wings + 1 x under fuselage)    
  Missiles: 3 x air-to-air    
 
More info / sources:
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Shenyang JJ-2

1954
Shenyang JJ-2  
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang JJ-2  
Data for: Shenyang JJ-2  
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: 1.010 km/h (627 mph) Length:
Type: fighter-trainer Range: 950 km (590 mi) Span:
Description: license built MiG-15 UTI advanced trainer and Ferry range: 1.424 km (885 mi)  Height:
  supposedly the first jet aircraft built in China Ceiling: 14.625 m (47.982 ft) T.O. weight:
First flight: 1954 (estimate) Climb rate: 26,4 m/s (5.200 ft/min)  Number built:
Crew: 2        
10,11 m      (33 ft 2 in)
10,08 m (33 ft 1 in)
3,70 m (12 ft 2 in)
4.850 kg  (10.690 lb)
3.430 (MiG- 15UTI total)
   
Engine:              1× Klimov RD-45F turbojet   Source: 
Thrust:    1 x 22,24 kN (1 x 5.000 lbf) dry thrust                                          Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov:
Armament: Gun: 1 x 12,7 mm (1 x 0.50 in)   Chinese Aircraft
More info / sources:
Wikipedia   Global Security
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Shenyang J-5

1956
KONICA MINOLTA DIGITAL CAMERA  
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-5  
Data for: Shenyang J-5  
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: 1.130 km/h (701 mph) Length:
Type: tactical fighter Range: 1.080 km (671 mi) Span:
Description: license built MiG-17F day fighter, built also Ferry range: 1.670 km (1.038 mi)  Height:
  as Shenyang F-5 for the export Ceiling: 16.470 m (54.035 ft) Max weight:
First flight: 1956 Climb rate: 65 m/s (12.795 ft/min) Numb. built:
Crew: 1        
11,09 m    (36 ft 4 in)
9,63 m (31 ft 7in)
3,80 m (12 ft 5.5 in)
6.000 kg (13.230 lb)
767  (J-5 single-seat total)
   
Engine:              1 × Wopen WP-5 turbojet   Source:
Thrust:    1 x 25,49 kN (1 x 5.730 lbf) dry thrust                               Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov:
  1 x 33,14 kN (1 x 7.450 lbf) with reheat               Chinese Aircraft
Armament: Guns: 2 x 23 mm (2 x 0.91 in) in wings    
            1 x 37 mm (1 x 1.46 in)    
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
Global Security
Sino Defence
 

 

 

Shenyang J-5A radar testbed

1964
 
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-5A radar testbed  
   
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: 1.145 km/h (711 mph)  Length:
Type: experimental fighter Range: 1.100 km (684 mi) Span:
Description: J-5 converted into radar testbed that is quite  Ferry range: 1.670 km (1.038 mi) Height:
  similar in appearance to experimental fighter  Ceiling: 16.300 m (53.477 ft) Max weight:
  Mikoyan SP-2 Climb rate: 55 m/s (10.830 ft/min)  Numb. built:
First flight: 1964 (Shenyang J-5A) Crew: 1    
NA       
9,63 m (31 ft 7 in)
3,8 m (12 ft 6 in)
6.000 kg  (13.230 lb)
1  
More info / sources:
Engine:               1 × Wopen WP-5 turbojet     
Thrust:    1 x 25,49 kN (1 x 5.730 lbf) dry thrust                    Source:                          
  1 x 33,14 kN (1 x 7.450 lbf) with reheat Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov: Chinese Aircraft  
Armament: NA    
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Hawks Eye
Ruudleeuw
Avia Magazine

 

 

Shenyang J-6

1959
Shenyang J-6  
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-6  
(also called: DongFeng DF-102)  
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corp. (SAC), China Max speed: 1.452 km/h (902 mph)  Length (less pitot):
Type: day-fighter Range: 1.400 km (870 mi) Span:
Description: radar-less license built MiG-19 version Ferry range: 2.200 km (1.367 mi) Height:
First flight: 1959 Ceiling: 17.900 m (58.730 ft) Max weight:
Crew: 1 Climb rate: 180 m/s (35.425 ft/min)    Numb. built:
12,54 m    (41 ft 2 in)
9,00 m (29 ft 6in)
3,89 m (12 ft 9 in)
8.832 kg (19.470 lb)
3.000 (J-6  total)
Engines:             2 × WoPen WP-6 turbojets  
Thrust:    2 x 25,49 kN (2 x 5.730 lbf) dry thrust           Source:
  2 x 31,85 kN (2 x 7.160 lbf) with afterburner                                      Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov:
Armament: Guns: 3 x 30 mm (3 x 1.18 in) Chinese Aircraft
  Hardpoints: 4 x on wings  
  Hardpoints capacity: 250 kg (550 lb)  
 
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
Airforce Technology
Military Factory
Iron Eagles

 

 

Shenyang J-6A / J-6B

1958
Shenyang J-6B  
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-6B (Nanchang J-6B)  
Data for: Shenyang J-6A  
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: 1.445 km/h (897 mph) Length:
Type: interceptor Range: 1.100 km (683 mi) Span:
Description: license built MiG-19PF (J-6A) and  Ferry range: 1.910 km (1.186 mi)  Height:
  MiG-19PM (J-6B) Ceiling: 17.250 m (56.590 ft) Max weight:
First flight: 1958 (J-6A) Climb rate: 180 m/s (35.425 ft/min) Numb. built:
Crew: 1        
13,03 m    (42 ft 9 in)
9,00 m (29 ft 6in)
3,89 m (12 ft 9 in)
9.100 kg (20.060 lb)
? (J-6A); 19 (J-6B)
   
Engines:             2 × WoPen WP-6 turbojets Source:
Thrust:    2 x 25,49 kN (2 x 5.730 lbf) dry thrust           Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov:
  2 x 31,85 kN (2 x 7.160 lbf) with afterburner                                         Chinese Aircraft
Armament: Guns: 3 x 30 mm (3 x 1.18 in)  
  Hardpoints: 6 x on wings  
  Hardpoints capacity: 250 kg (550 lb)  
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
Sino Defence
Airwar
Global Security
 

 

 

Shenyang J-6 I

1963
 
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-6I                                                                                            Photo source: Wikipedia  
   
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China  Max speed: 1.450 km/h (900 mph)   Length:
Type: interceptor Range: 1.400 km (869 mi) Span:
Description: DongFeng DF-102 (Shenyang J-6)  Ferry range: 2.200 km (1.366 mi) Height:
  development with redesigned & "fatter"  Ceiling: 17.900 m (58.730 ft) Max weight:
  fuselage ahead of cockpit and non-adjustable Climb rate: 180 m/s    ( 35.425 ft/min Numb. built:
  shock cone added to the intake splitter First flight:     Crew:
12,54 m      (41 ft 2 in)
9,00 m (29 ft 6 in)
3,89 m (12 ft 9 in)
8.832 kg  (19.470 lb)
33  
1  
Engines:              2 × WoPen WP-6 turbojets     
Thrust:    2 x 25,49 kN (2 x 5.730 lbf) dry thrust                                     
  2 x 31,85 kN (2 x 7.160 lbf) with afterburner                   
Armament: Guns: 2 x 23 mm (2 x 0.91 in) in wings Source:  
            1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in) in the nose Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov: Chinese Aircraft   
  Hardpoints: 4 x on wings    
  Bombs, rockets    
More info / sources:
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Flankers Site
Airforce Technology
Secret Projects
Scramble
 

 

 

Shenyang J-6 II / J-6 III

1969
Shenyang J-6III  
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-6III  
Data for: Shenyang J-6II  
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: 1.450 km/h (900 mph)  Length:
Type: interceptor Range: 1.400 km (869 mi) Span:
Description: J-6I further developments in order to  Ferry range: 2.200 km (1.366 mi) Height:
  increase the top speed with adjustable cone Ceiling: 17.900 m (58.730 ft) Max weight:
  and intake splitter cut back Climb rate: 180 m/s (35.425 ft/min)  Numb. built:
First flight: 1969 (J-6II) Crew: 1    
12,54 m      (41 ft 2 in)
9,04 m (29 ft 8 in)
3,89 m (12 ft 9 in)
8.832 kg  (19.470 lb)
2  (J-6 II)  
few hundred  (J-6III)
Engines:             2 × WoPen WP-6 turbojets     
Thrust:    2 x 25,49 kN (2 x 5.730 lbf) dry thrust                                     
  2 x 31,85 kN (2 x 7.160 lbf) with afterburner                   
Armament: Guns: 2 x 23 mm (2 x 0.91 in) in wings    
            1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in) in the nose    
  Hardpoints: 4 x on wings    
  Bombs, rockets    
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
Military Factory
RU Avia
Source:
Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov:
Chinese Aircraft (book)

 

 

Shenyang JJ-6

1970
 
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang FT-6                                                                               Photo source: Bettercarhire.com  
Data for: Shenyang JJ-6  
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: 1.450 km/h (900 mph)     Length:
Type: fighter-trainer Range: 940 km (583 mi) Span:
Description: the only MiG-19 trainer version of indigenous Ferry range: NA   Height:
  Chinese design with lengthened fuselage, Ceiling: 17.900 m (58.730 ft) Max weight:
  braking parachute and strakes on the rear Climb rate: NA   Number built:
  under-fuselage to improve stability First flight: 1970   Crew:
13,44 m      (44 ft 1 in)
9,00 m (29 ft 6 in)
3,89 m (12 ft 9 in)
8.932 kg  (19.691 lb)
634  
2  
Engines:             2 × Liming Wopen-6 afterburning turbojets               
Thrust:    2 x 25,49 kN (2 x 5.730 lbf) dry thrust                                     
  2 x 31,85 kN (2 x 7.160 lbf) with afterburner      
Armament: Gun: 1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in) Source:  
  Hardpoints: 2 Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov: Chinese Aircraft  
  Unguided rockets    
More info / sources:
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Sinodefence
Aerospace Web
Wikipedia
Les Avions

 

 

Shenyang J-8 I

1969
 
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-8  
Data for: Shenyang J-8  
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: 2.332 km/h (1.450 mph)  Length:
Type: multirole fighter Range: 1.500 km (932 mi) Span:
Description: second indigenous Chinese jet fighter Ferry range: 2.000 km (1.243 mi) Height:
  looking very much like two-engined  Ceiling: 20.800 m (62.241 ft) Max weight:
  and greatly enlarged MiG-21 Climb rate: 163 m/s (32.087 ft/min)  Numb. built:
First flight: 1969 Crew: 1    
21,52 m      (70 ft 7 in)
9,34 m (30 ft 8 in)
5,41 m (17 ft 9 in)
16.580 kg  (37.150 lb)
70-80  
   
Engines:             2 x Liyang (LMC) Wopen-7A turbojets     
Thrust:    2 x 43,15 kN (2 x 9.700 lbf) dry thrust                                    
  2 x 58,80 kN (2 x 13.220 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Guns: 2 x 30 mm (2 x 1.18 in)    
  Hardpoints: 5    
  Hardpoints capacity: 4.500 kg (9.920 lb)    
More info / sources:
Airwar
Aviastar
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Shenyang J-8 II

1984
 
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-8 IID  
Data for: Shenyang J-8 IIB  
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China  Max speed: 2.339 km/h (1.453 mph) Length (w.pitot):
Type: fighter-interceptor Range: 1.300 km (808 mi) Span:
Description: developed from Shenyang J-8I by substituting Fer. range: 2.200 km (1.367 mi) Height:
  nose intake by twin lateral air intakes to provi- Ceiling: 20.500 m (67.256 ft) Max weight:
  de increased airflow for more powerful engines Climb rate: 200 m/s   ( 39.400 ft/min) Numb. built:
  as well as accommodation for larger radar First flight: 1984   Crew:
21,59 m      (70 ft 10 in)
9,34 m (30 ft 8 in)
5,41 m (17 ft 9 in)
17.800 kg  (39.250 lb)
310-320  
1  
Engines:             2 × Liyang (LMC) Wopen WP-13A-II turbojets     
Thrust:    2 x 42,7 kN (2 x 9.590 lbf) dry thrust                           
  2 x 64,7 kN (2 x 14.550 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Gun: 1 x 23 mm (1 x 0.91 in)    
  Hardpoints: 7 (6 x under wings and 1 x centerline)    
  Hardpoints capacity: 4.500 kg (9.920 lb)    
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
Airwar
FAS
Aviastar
Combat Aircraft

 

 

Shenyang J-8 II ACT

1996
Shenyang J-8IIACT  
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-8II ACT  
   
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: 2.339 km/h (1.453 mph) Length (w.pitot):
Type: experimental fighter Range: NA   Span:
Description: fly-by-wire testbed equipped with small  Fer.range: NA   Height:
  canards to induce instability Ceiling: 20.500 m (67.256 ft) Max weight:
First flight: 1996 Climb rate: 200 m/s    ( 39.400 ft/min) Numb. built:
Crew: 1        
21,59 m      (70 ft 10 in)
9,34 m (30 ft 8 in)
5,41 m (17 ft 9 in)
17.800 kg  (39.250 lb)
1  
   
Engines:             2 × Liyang (LMC) Wopen WP-13A-II turbojets   Source: 
Thrust:    2 x 42,7 kN (2 x 9.590 lbf) dry thrust                          Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov: 
  2 x 64,7 kN (2 x 14.550 lbf) with afterburner   Chinese Aircraft
Armament: Gun: 1 x 23 mm (1 x 0.91 in)    
  Hardpoints: 7 (6 x under wings and 1 x centerline)    
  Hardpoints capacity: 4.500 kg (9.920 lb)    
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
Sino Defence
Flight Global
Flight Global
 

 

 

Shenyang J-11

1998
Shenyang J-11  
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-11B  
Data for: Shenyang J-11A  
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: 2.500 km/h (1.550 mph)  Length:
Type: multirole air superiority fighter Range: 3.530 km (2.070 mi) Span:
Description: license built Su-27 version Ferry range: NA   Height:
First flight: 1998 Ceiling: 19.000 m (62.523 ft) Max weight:
Crew: 1 Climb rate: 300 m/s (60.000 ft/min)  Numb. built:
21,9 m      (71 ft 10 in)
14,70 m (48 ft 3 in)
5,92 m (19 ft 6 in)
33.000 kg  (73.000 lb)
164  
Engines:             2 × Lyulka AL-31F or Woshan WS-10A "Taihang" turbofans Source:
Thrust:    2 x 75.22 kN / 89.17 kN (2 x 16,910 lbf / 20,050 lbf) dry thrust Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov:
  2 x 123 kN / 132 kN (2 x 27,495 lbf / 29,700 lbf) with afterburner Chinese Aircraft
Armament: Gun: 1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in)  
  Hardpoints: 10 (2 under fuselage, 2 under air ducts, 4 under wings, 2 on wingtips)
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
Ausairpower
Air Force World
King Titanium

 

 

Shenyang J-11BS

2008
Pacific visit  
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-11BS                                                                                    Photo source: Defence.pk  
Data for: Shenyang J-11BS  
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: Mach 2,0   Length:
Type: fighter-trainer Range: NA   Span:
Description: fighter-trainer J-11 version not licensed by  Ferry range: NA   Height:
  Sukhoi Ceiling: 17.300 m (56.800 ft) Max weight:
First flight: 2008 Climb rate: 300 m/s (60.000 ft/min)    Number built:
Crew: 2        
21,9 m      (71 ft 10 in)
14,70 m (48 ft 3 in)
5,92 m (19 ft 6 in)
35.000 kg  (77.000 lb)
+120 (J-11B  and J-11BS) 
   
Engines:             2 × Woshan WS-10A "Taihang" turbofans Source:
Thrust:    2 x 89.17 kN (2 x 20,050 lbf) dry thrust Y.Gordon, D.Komissarov:
  2 x 132 kN (2 x 29,700 lbf) with afterburner Chinese Aircraft
Armament: Gun: 1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in)  
  Hardpoints: 10 (2 under fuselage, 2 under air ducts, 4 under wings, 2 on wingtips)
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
Defence.pk
Aviations Militaires
Ausairpower

 

 

Shenyang J-15

2009
Shenyang J-15  
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-15                                                                                         Photo source: Eweb4.com  
Data for: Shenyang J-15   
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: Mach 2,4   Length:
Type: carrier-based multirole fighter Range: 3.500 km (2.175 mi) Span:
Description: reverse engineered Su-33 fighter built as a  Ferry range: NA   Height:
  mainstay fighter for new Chinese aircraft  Ceiling: 20.000 m (65.700 ft) Max weight:
  careers Climb rate: 325 m/s (64.000 ft/min)    Number built:
First flight: 2009 Crew: 1    
21,9 m      (71 ft 10 in)
14,70 m (48 ft 3 in)
5,9 m (19 ft 6 in)
33.000 kg  (72.752 lb)
16  
   
Engines:             2 × Woshan WS-10A "Taihang" turbofans  
Thrust:    2 x 89.17 kN (2 x 20,050 lbf) dry thrust             
  2 x 135 kN (2 x 33,000 lbf) with afterburner  
Armament: Gun: 1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in)  
  Hardpoints: 12  
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
The Aviationist
Aerosvijet
 

 

 

Shenyang J-15S

2012
Shenyang J-15S Flying Shark  
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-15S                                                                                               Photo source: Alert 5  
Data for: Shenyang J-15S   
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: Mach 2           Length:
Type: carrier-based fighter-trainer Range: NA   Span:
Description: Shenyang J-15 trainer version Ferry range: NA   Height:
First flight: 2012 Ceiling: NA   Max weight:
Crew: 2 Climb rate: NA     Number built:
21,9 m      (71 ft 10 in)
14,70 m (48 ft 3 in)
5,9 m (19 ft 6 in)
NA   
1  (2012)  
Engines:                2 × Woshan WS-10A "Taihang" turbofans  
Thrust:    2 x 89.17 kN (2 x 20,050 lbf) dry thrust             
  2 x 135 kN (2 x 33,000 lbf) with afterburner  
Armament: Gun: 1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in)  
  Hardpoints: 12  
 
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
Chinese Military Review
Alert 5

 

 

Shenyang J-16

2011
Shenyang J-16  
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-16  
Data for: Shenyang J-16  
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: Mach 2,0   Length:
Type: multirole fighter Range: 3.000 km (1.864 mi) Span:
Description: fighter/bomber variant based on the J-11BS  Ferry range: 4.000 km (2.485 mi) Height:
  with longer range and upgraded avionics & Ceiling: 17.300 m (56.800 ft) Max weight:
  heavily influenced by the Russian Su-30MKK Climb rate: 305 m/s (60.040 ft/min)    Number built:
First flight: 2011 Crew: 2         More info / sources:
21,9 m      (71 ft 10 in)
14,70 m (48 ft 3 in)
6,36 m (20 ft 10 in)
35.000 kg  (77.000 lb)
+1  
Wikipedia  
Engines:             2 × Woshan WS-10A "Taihang" turbofans  
Thrust:    2 x 89.17 kN (2 x 20,050 lbf) dry thrust             
  2 x 135 kN (2 x 33,000 lbf) with afterburner  
Armament: Gun: 1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in)  
  Hardpoints: 12  
Alert 5
Defence.pk
Rus Navy
Chinese Military Review
Forum Marine

 

 

Shenyang J-31 (F-60)

2012
 
Aircraft on photo: Shenyang J-31              
   
Manufacturer: Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC), China Max speed: Mach 1,8         Length:
Type: stealth fighter Range: 1.250 km (777 mi) Span:
Description: Shenyang 5th generation stealth fighter Ferry range: 4.000 km (2.485 mi)  Height:
  similar to F-22 and F-35 Ceiling: NA   Max weight:
First flight: 2012 Climb rate: NA   Number built:
Crew: 1       More info/sources:
16,9 m   (55 ft 5 in)  
11,5 m   (37 ft 9 in)  
4,8 m     (15 ft 9 in)  
NA  
3 (Apr. 2017)  
Wikipedia  
Engines:             2 × Klimov RD-93 afterburning turbofans     
Thrust:    NA                                  
Armament: none (12 hardpoints planned)    
Flight Global
Digital Journal
Aviation Intel

 

 

Xian JH-7 (FBC-1 Flying Leopard)

1988
 
Aircraft on photo: Xian JH-7A  
Data for: Xian JH-7  
Manufacturer: Xi'an Aircraft Industrial Corporation, China Max speed: 1.808 km/h (1.122 mph)     Length:
Type: fighter-bomber Range: 1.759 km (1.093 mi) Span:
Description: all-weather, two-seat, twin-engine fighter- Ferry range: 3.700 km (2.299 mi) Height:
  -bomber in the same class as the European Ceiling: 16.000 m (51.180 ft) Max weight:
  Tornado IDS and Russian Sukhoi Su-24 Climb rate: NA     Number built:
  Fencer built to replace Harbin H-5 First flight: 1988   Crew:
22,32 m      (73 ft 2 in)
12,8 m (41 ft 7 in)
6,22 m (20 ft 4 in)
28.475 kg  (62.720 lb)
   114 (Feb. 2011) 
2  
Engines:             2 × Xian WS9 afterburning turbofans     
Thrust:    2 x 54,29 kN (2 x 12.250 lbf) dry thrust                                   
  2 x 91,26 kN (2 x 20.515 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Gun: 1 x 23 mm (1 x 0.91 in)    
  Hardpoints: 9 (6 x under wings, 2 x on wing-tips and 1 x centerline)    
  Hardpoints capacity: 9.000 kg (20.000 lb)    
More info / sources:
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Aeroflight
Sinodefence
Flugzeuginfo
Airforce Technology

 

 
   
   

 

 

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