Search This Blog

Loading...

Wednesday, September 09, 2015

J-15 pilots resume carrier training after WWII parade

J-15 Flying SharkPilots of the People's Liberation Army Navy's J-15 fighter resumed take-off and landing training aboard the Liaoning carrier after taking part in the military parade in Beijing on Sept. 3 to mark the 70th anniversary of World War II, according to the Communist Party mouthpiece People's Daily.

Four of the six J-15 pilots who flew over Tiananmen Square last week were fresh carrier-based fighter pilots still undergoing training aboard the Liaoning, the PLA's first aircraft carrier.

Their training resumed immediately after the parade concluded. They had undergone training for three years on PLA naval air bases before transferring to the Liaoning.

Read more

No comments:

Post a Comment

Note: only a member of this blog may post a comment.

Fair Use Notice

This site contains copyrighted material the use of which has not always been specifically authorized by the copyright owner.

The material is being made available in an effort to advance understanding arms trade activities, for non-profit research and educational purposes only.

I believe this constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in section 107 of the US Copyright Law.

If you wish to use this copyrighted material for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use,' you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.

This is a completely non-commercial site for private personal use. No fee is charged, and no money is made off of the operation of this site.