China's Y-20, FTC-2000, Pakistan's JF-17 Thunder conduct aerobatics at Airshow China

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Zhuhai City, Guangdong Province, south China - Nov 8, 2018 (CCTV - No access Chinese mainland)
1. Various of China's Y-20 large transport aircraft taking off
2. Various of Y-20 conducting aerobatics
3. Aviation fan taking pictures of, shooting Y-20
4. Various of Y-20 landing
5. Pakistan's JF-17 Thunder talking off
6. Various of Pakistan's JF-17 Thunder conducting aerobatics
7. Aviation fans taking pictures of, shooting Pakistan's JF-17 Thunder
8. Various of Pakistan's JF-17 Thunder landing
9. Various of China's FTC-2000 versatile fighter taking off
10. Various of FTC-2000 conducting aerobatics
11. Aviation fans taking pictures of, shooting FTC-2000
12. Various of FTC-2000 conducting aerobatics
13. Various of FTC-2000 landing


China's Y-20 large transport aircraft, FTC-2000 versatile fighter, and Pakistan's JF-17 Thunder fighter conducted aerobatics at the ongoing 12th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition (Airshow China) in south China's Zhuhai City on Thursday.

Y-20 is a large multipurpose transport aircraft, which can perform long-distance transport tasks of various materials and personnel under complex weather conditions.

It showed very good low-altitude flying performance and maintained smooth and stable with its landing gears unfolded.

The low-altitude flying can also better guarantee precise air drop.

Pakistan's JF-17 Thunder did steep hovering during its performance. Multiple turns tested the physical and psychological quality, as well as skills of the pilot.

JF-17 Thunder has become important equipment of Pakistan's Air Force.

The special design of the FTC-2000 versatile fighter can improve the aircraft's maneuverability. In a tail slide, the fighter immediately presented a move like a motion of a free falling body.

It can be used for training of pilots.

Airshow China, which runs from Tuesday to Sunday, is an international aviation and aerospace trade show that has been held every two years since 1996 in Zhuhai of Guangdong Province.

This year, more than 700 exhibitors from over 40 countries and regions are showcasing their latest aviation and aerospace technologies and products as well as ground facilities.

  • ID : 8095280
  • Published : 2018-11-08 18:38
  • Last Modified : 2018-11-08 18:40:18
  • Location : Guangdong,China
  • Category : science and technology
  • Duration : 3'39
  • Audio Language : Live Report
  • Source : China Central Television (CCTV)
  • Restrictions : No access Chinese mainland
  • Version : 2
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