Monday, May 29, 2017

Watch Out Lockheed, There's A New Player In Town

Chinese aircraft take off in international defense market

BEIJING - Chinese-developed aircraft have been in the global spotlight recently with a series of maiden flights of export-oriented models. China's first export-oriented armed helicopter, the Z-15E, made its maiden flight on May 18 in Harbin, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province. It followed maiden flights by the Wing-Loong II Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) and the JF-17B dual-seat…