Chinese stealth fighter

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) – China’s test flight of a prototype stealth fighter will help insulate U.S. weapons spending against deeper cuts sought by deficit hawks and add momentum to efforts by Defense Secretary Robert Gates to redirect precious budget dollars to future threats. After years of shining a laser-like focus on winning “today’s wars,” […]

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The Chinese Are Developing A Stealth Fighter Too

by Daniel Russ on January 26, 2010

The general design concept of the J-XX is that of a fifth generation fighter which incorporates stealth, supercruise, manoeuvrability and VSTOL. One or more of the proposed designs are believed to incorporate several design features for increasing stealth and manoeuvrability while decreasing weight and drag.

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