J-10 Thread IV

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  1. SinoSoldier
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    New photo of the J-10C. Note the greenish CFRP composites.

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    There is a gradual increase in the use of composite in every improve model not only on the J10's but on the Flanker variants.
     
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    What is the darkish yellow areas around the engine made of? It is distinct from the light-yellow elsewhere.
     
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    I'm guessing it's a more heat-resistant compound? Just guessing.
     
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    J-10A + K/JDC01A targeting pod + LS-500J LGB

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    another one ...

    J-10C yellow - 26.12.16 - 2.jpg
     
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    Allegedly the first in-service J-10C. Sorry Deino, but serials have been scrubbed.

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    Just found that one too ... and IMO it looks very much like a '5xx5x'-serial - so the 44. Division as rumoured since some time.

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    Since severals month Scramble had " predicted " this, i have posted.
    Remains to know if the Rgt is equiped only with this variant... ? for Scramble yes.
     
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