China needs a hundred aircraft Y-20

China needs a hundred aircraft Y-20 

Military transport aircraft, particularly languid and medium, are an important factor of modern warfare, allowing to make landing large compounds of troops, transport huge amount of cargo and equipment rassstoyanie huge, now write the Chinese media.
 
Development of the heavy transport aircraft is a priority of China applets included in long plan of scientific and technological development of the country for the 11th Five-Year Plan.
 
Currently, the U.S. Air Force owned the most massive in the world fleet of machines and maintain their absolute military an advantage in this area. China also needs to develop the park itself, it is necessary to build at least 100 Y-20 aircraft with a load capacity 66 tons, but the number is to be increased to 200 cars that will allow China to have the most powerful in Asia potential air transportation. But if bought 300 of these aircraft, the ability of military transport aviation China tightly approach the level of the U.S. BTA.
 
But it must be true to represent themselves that China is still far behind the U.S. in developing such aircraft. China has a long way to Y-20 have gained the level of American efficiency, reliability and maintainability. China still does not own its own turbojet engine to equip the aircraft in its class, without the creation of its own turbofan programm Y-20 can not be successful, including for the promotion of exports. Technical and technological level PW2040 turbofan South American C-17 is still out of reach. Must also be understood that the aircraft was created in 1992 and reflects the level of South American aircraft industry at the beginning of the 90s of the last century.
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