China is developing a stealth fighter the size of a MiG-29

China is developing a stealth fighter the size of a MiG-29

Military portal club.mil.news.sina.com.cn again performed "reset information" about the development of the Shenyang Aircraft Company certain stealth fighter, which in size is in the same class with the Russian MiG-29.

Judging by the picture, fighter has a length of 16.94 m, to equip with 2 engines "class of RD-93", two-keel vertical tail a la F-22 and vozduhopoglotitelyami-type F-35.

One commentator Forum reports that this fighter has the designation "Shenfey» (Shenfei) and its development activated after the decision "a number of issues." Perhaps, the new aircraft will replace the fighter J-10 (shown to the right of Shenfei).

If this information is correct, China is really developing two types of combat stealth aircraft — J-20 with its bolshennymi size and weight is used for applying the distant strikes against ground and sea targets, and "Shenfey" is developed as a highly maneuverable stealthfighter to gain advantages in the air. Judging by its smallest size, great importance is given to the development of carrier-based version of the aircraft, which may be promising carriers will be equipped with state of development, which should arrive in the PLA Navy is right for passing driving test aircraft carrier "Varyag", purchased in Ukraine in 1998 unfinished in the home. According to recent reports, this aircraft carrier, which Beijing is positioned as a "training and research," has made 8 out into the sea.

China is developing a stealth fighter the size of a MiG-29

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