China’s J-20 stealth fighter (known locally as 歼20) completed it’s first test flight at 12:50 on the 11th January 2011. The 18 minute test flight was deemed a success not only by it’s pilot and those involved in the development, but also by the Chinese public.
Gizchina News of the week
More photos after the jump.
The Jian 20 was accompanied by a J-10S combat training jet and a crowd of excited onlookers outside the airport while completing it’s test flight.
Follow us on Twitter for more aviation news.