Chinese Trainer Aircraft (JL-8, JL-9, JL-10 (L-15), etc.)

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    Recently GAC released photos that show JL-9 conducting weapon (PL-8) test at Air Force Weapon Test Center in North China.
    JL-9 PL-8 Test05.jpg JL-9 PL-8 Test01.jpg JL-9 PL-8 Test03.jpg JL-9 PL-8 Test04.jpg JL-9 PL-8 Test02.jpg JL-9 PL-8 Test06.jpg
     
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    The assembly of 2016's last naval JL-9 is completed.
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    According to GAC, Air Force signed the follow-up order of JL-9 on 22.12.2016. The last batch of JL-9s of this year is in final trial flight before hand-over.
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    yes and how many ?

    I have in service

    AF 40+
    Navy 30

    A low of rate of production i see with my precedent numbers old of about 2 years + 10+ and +10 ...
    With China i note all.

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    Remains again i don' t think JJ-6 ?
     
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    Comparison with L-15
    L-15
    • Length: 12.27 m (40.256 feet)
    • Height: 4.81 m (15.78 feet)
    • Loaded weight: 6,500 kg (14,300 lb)
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hongdu_L-15
     
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    Ohhhh ...

    https://twitter.com/xinfengcao/status/819190857966333953
     
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    With tailhook?
     
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    Not holding my breath till that final (?) evolution of the Fishbed family tree made a carrier trap landing.

    JL-10...not very sure what to make of it, becasue JL-9 and JL-10 supposedly two competing designs, not complimenting each other...
     
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