On our portal club.mil.news.sina.com.cn some user Dapeng Wang reports that the ground (taxiing) Chinese assault layout tests (shock) drone «Jilin» coming to an end and not far off the first flight.
The development of this unit indicates that China has reached a new level of development of the aviation industry. This fourth stealth fighter aircraft after the J-20, J-31 and reconnaissance drone. According to his estimates, the maximum takeoff weight «Jilin» is 10 m, length 10.25 m Wingspan 11.5 m, height 2.7 m, resettled besforsazhny version of the RD-93 engine (they are equipped Chinese JF-17 fighter jets — a comment . «VP») having an index RB-500B and the highest thrust 5000 kg (this engine is planned to establish the layout of Russian shock UAV «Scat» development MiG — approx. «VP»). Vehicle speed 0.8 M, range 4,000 km, combat radius of 1,200 km, the largest combat load of 2000 kg (in the inner compartment are holders for 2-ASD caliber 500 kg laser-guided).
According to the views of the creator, the first flight will be only the beginning of a long journey on the final design layout, you first need to create a «matching engine» for the production of drones.