Wednesday, December 05, 2012

The PLAAF Regiments are ....

Recently, the PLAAF gathered over 100 birds for an "air-combat testing assessment" and the participating fighter regiments are as follow:  The 1st (J-11B), 4th (J-8DF), 8th (J-10), 42nd (J-7E), 54th (Su-30) and 55th (J-11).   

PLA Air Force holds confrontation air-combat testing assessment

(Source: China Military Online)   2012-12-05

More than 100 top pilots from 14 aviation brigades/regiments of the Air Force of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) piloted their fighters to conduct a fierce “air-combat” from November 19 to 30, 2012, at an experimental training base of the PLA Air Force in northwest China, which is the largest confrontation air-combat testing assessment of the PLA Air Force in recent years. (China Military Online/Niu Xinya, Yang Zhanglin and Yu Hongchun)

Editor:Li Meng

1 comment:

ec97005 said...

What are the red stars in the first photo about? Shooting down their own planes?