Face It: China’s J-20 Is A Fifth-Generation Fighter

J-20 fifth-generation fighter
The J-20 made its public debut at Airshow China 2016.
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"The adversary gets a vote,” is a much-touted phrase in the halls of the Pentagon. Unfortunately, not everyone in the U.S. military is responding quickly enough to China’s vote: the development and fielding of its Chengdu J-20 fifth-generation fighter. The U.S. Air Force has launched a series of...

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