This is a discussion on Chinese military exports to other countries within the Strategic Defense forums, part of the China Defense & Military category; Originally Posted by tphuang In case you ever wondered why J-7s are still flying from CAC factory runways, the latest ...
I think the trainer in the photo is not K-8. It's twin engines while K-8 is single one. Every time I take off from Phnom Penh airport, I see a line of J-7/MiG-21 fighters lying at the military air field the same way they used to be. These were bought second-hand during the clash with the royalist force in the July 5, 1997 and afterward. It's like the aircraft never change their parking position. They are either not air worthy or no fuel to fly.
I must say that China is far better than any other country
Z-9 Helicopter exported to Zambia ? I think the presidential helicopter picture is a Z-9 helicopter.
Sata Adds a Helicopter to the Presidential Fleet | Zambia Reports
I recently wrote an article on this. Basically, summarizing some stuff we have here and some that I have collected.
China Air and Naval Power: Recent Chinese exports in helicopter and ships
From Marine Forum Daily News:
MarineForum - Das maritime Geschehen im Blick
This will be the first export of 054A's? They are twice as large as the Steregushchiy's.04 January
Local media report on final decision to end for good negotiations with Russia on three TIGR (STEREGUSHCHIY) class corvettes … acquire three Chinese JIANGKAI-II class (054A) frigates instead.
Got 8 x Z9
8 x K-8 in 1999 and 8 more in 2012
Also they got delivered 5 x Y-12 aircraft
And 2 x MA-60 aircraft
1 Z9 crashed on 5th Dec 2012 due to engine failure
From Air International 2013 Feb issue page 24
FN-6 MANPAD in Syria.
Brown Moses Blog: First Sightings Of Foreign MANPADS In Syria
That means there might more of these in black markets?
Last edited by Broccoli; 02-16-2013 at 02:47 PM.
Picture from the weapons mag showing the wares displayed at the Abu Dhabi arms fair china section, from cjdby.
That submarine really looks like Yuan class.