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Китайский истребитель пятого поколения J-20 поднялся в небо The first demonstration flight of the latest fifth generation fighter development Chinese “Jian-20” (J-20) was held in the framework of the international aerospace show Airshow China in 2016, according to Prime, citing China News Service.

The development of the fighter engaged in the Corporation Chengdu Aircraft Industry Corporation. The first test Board was held in early 2011.

In addition to the today “Jian-20” China is working to create another fifth generation fighter aircraft – the “Jian-31” (J-31).

Earlier RIA Novosti with reference to head of the Department of the air force of the Russian Federation Sergey Kornev wrote that J-31 will fly on the aircraft engine RD-93 Russian production. This aircraft first took to the air in October 2012.