Editor in chief of the military magazine Kanwa Defense Review Andrei Chang (Andrei Chang, Canada), known as Pinkov, said that in the near future on the global military aircraft market will be dominated by South American and Chinese fighter jets and drones, reports wantchinatimes.com November 22. This statement was made under the impression editor held in Dubai international airshow (pictured fighter JF-17 Pakistan Air Force joint Sino-Pakistani development during demo flight at the exhibition, November 18).
Airshow Dubai Air Show-2013 held every two years and is intended to demonstrate military aircraft Near East countries. The exhibition was signed contracts totaling 55 billion U.S. dollars. Chang said the Global Times, in addition to South American and Russian fighters of the last generation in the world market will come Chinese Chengdu J-20 and Shenyang J-31.
Chang also said that the development of China’s unmanned aircraft shows progress.
The editor also believes that our homeland is expelled from the Near East region, countries such as the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Jordan are aimed at importing American and European fighters. «Russia realized that it is not able to compete,» said Chang. Place of in this region will take Chinese fighter jets and drones, which, thanks to the low cost able to compete with the United States military aircraft. Chang concluded that the time has come when the global military aircraft will dominate the U.S. and China.