Weekly Debrief: What Does A Concept Design Reveal About China’s Next Fighter?

AVIC unveiled a tailless supersonic concept design for a sixth-generation fighter. 

Credit: AVIC, via WeChat
A new official rendering of a future fighter by a Chinese aircraft manufacturer offers some insights into one of the People’s Liberation Army Air Force’s (PLAAF) prized development projects, although perhaps not in the actual details shown by the released design. The concept design appeared in a...
Steve Trimble

Steve covers military aviation, missiles and space for the Aviation Week Network, based in Washington DC.

Subscription Required


This content requires a subscription to one of the Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) bundles.

Schedule a demo today to find out how you can access this content and similar content related to your area of the global aviation industry.

Already an AWIN subscriber? Login


Did you know?  Aviation Week has won top honors multiple times in the Jesse H. Neal National Business Journalism Awards, the business-to-business media equivalent of the Pulitzer Prizes.