China To Fly FC-31 Fighter by 2019 China’s Aviation Industry Corp. (Avic) has stated plans to fly a production version of its FC-31 Gyrfalcon fifth-generation fighter by 2019. Company officials also stated they are in negotiations with the Chinese government to field the aircraft to the People’s Liberation Army Air Force, despite previous reports that the fighter would only be offered for export. Speaking in Dubai, where the company is displaying a model of the FC-31 outside ...

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