Military Logistics

China ramps up Y-20 production but still depends on Russian engines

9th January 2020 - 06:43 GMT | by Gordon Arthur in Christchurch


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Imagery taken in December of Yanliang Air Base, which the Xi’an Aircraft Corporation (XAC) shares with the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) China Flight Test Establishment, was overflowing with Y-20 transport aircraft that had recently rolled off the production line.

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