J-20 5th Gen Fighter Thread V

Discussion in 'Air Force' started by Deino, Apr 17, 2015.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. taxiya
    Offline

    taxiya Major
    Registered Member

    Joined:
    Dec 24, 2006
    Messages:
    3,671
    Likes Received:
    7,990
    my photography experience tells me that these photos were taken by professional PLAF/CAC photographers.
     
    janjak desalin and GreenestGDP like this.
  2. Deino
    Offline

    Deino Brigadier
    Staff Member Super Moderator

    Joined:
    Sep 15, 2005
    Messages:
    9,816
    Likes Received:
    25,456
    Ohhh come on, let it simply fly ....

    J-20 2101 - 31.12.15 - 7.jpg
     
    flyzies, defenceman, no_name and 14 others like this.
  3. asif iqbal
    Offline

    asif iqbal Brigadier

    Joined:
    Apr 7, 2006
    Messages:
    8,755
    Likes Received:
    8,861
    Stunning bird !!
     
    defenceman, Equation and GreenestGDP like this.
  4. manqiangrexue
    Offline

    manqiangrexue Captain

    Joined:
    Mar 5, 2014
    Messages:
    2,419
    Likes Received:
    7,956
    Is it just my eyes or does it look to anyone else like those vertical tails are moving in a way never-before seen?
     
  5. siegecrossbow
    Offline

    siegecrossbow Brigadier
    Staff Member Super Moderator

    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2010
    Messages:
    6,118
    Likes Received:
    8,664
    The current atmosphere on this board is reminiscent of when the J-20 first appeared five years ago.
     
  6. lcloo
    Offline

    lcloo Junior Member

    Joined:
    Aug 17, 2009
    Messages:
    643
    Likes Received:
    1,739
    I believe we had seen this when 2001 first came out 5 years ago, on its taxi test runs.
     
  7. Equation
    Offline

    Equation Lieutenant General

    Joined:
    May 11, 2011
    Messages:
    11,053
    Likes Received:
    13,675
    J-20 (2101): "I will fly whenever I wont"! :D:p
     
  8. janjak desalin
    Offline

    janjak desalin Junior Member

    Joined:
    Oct 6, 2014
    Messages:
    533
    Likes Received:
    1,294
    Sorry to offer criticism, Deino, but that yellow dress makes her look fat!
     
  9. by78
    Offline

    by78 Brigadier

    Joined:
    Jan 8, 2014
    Messages:
    5,081
    Likes Received:
    29,636
    I believe low-resolution versions of these have been before, but high-res version are now available.

    (2000x1053)
    [​IMG]

    (2000x1390)
    [​IMG]
     
    defenceman, no_name, Equation and 3 others like this.
  10. Bltizo
    Offline

    Bltizo Moderator
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    May 15, 2008
    Messages:
    12,529
    Likes Received:
    16,333
    I think they probably test dedicated RCS mock ups on the poles, and they test both RCS mock ups and fully fitted out actual aircraft in anechoic chambers.

    Anechoic chambers do allow fighters to be raised in a "flight configuration," from what I understand.

    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
Loading...
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Share This Page