J-20 fighter jets perform aerobatic stunts during Airshow China 2018 J-20 fighter jets perform aerobatic stunts during Airshow China 2018

A J-20 stealth fighter jet attached to the PLA Air Force flies over the sky during the 12th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai, south China’s Guangdong Province, on November 11, 2018.

Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters

Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters during a training exercise jointly conducted by an army aviation brigade and a combined brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army in east China's Anhui Province on November 9, 2018.

Paratroopers descend to the drop zone Paratroopers descend to the drop zone

A paratrooper assigned to a brigade of the airborne troops under the PLA Air Force opens his parachute after jumping out of a transport aircraft during a parachute training exercise on November 8, 2018.

Army aviation brigade conducts tactical training Army aviation brigade conducts tactical training

WZ-10 attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army lift off simultaneously for an actual combat flight training exercise in east China's Shandong Province on November 7, 2018.

Type-96A MBT fires at mock target Type-96A MBT fires at mock target

A Type-96A main battle tank (MBT) attached to a brigade under the PLA 81st Group Army fires at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on November 5, 2018.

Helicopters fly at extremely-low altitude Helicopters fly at extremely-low altitude

A pilot assigned to a helicopter regiment of the PLA airborne troops pilots a helicopter during a recent flight training exercise in south China's Guangdong Province.

Multi-type aircraft dazzle spectators at China Air Show 2018 Multi-type aircraft dazzle spectators at China Air Show 2018

Air Force Aircraft execute aerobatic maneuver at the 12th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai City, south China's Guangdong Province, on November 6, 2018.

Armored vehicles maneuver in hinterland of Qilian Mountains Armored vehicles maneuver in hinterland of Qilian Mountains

A group of self-propelled anti-aircraft artillery systems attached to a brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army rumble in formation during a tactical training exercise near the Qilian Mountains in northwest China's Gansu Province on November 5, 2018.

Highlights of Airshow China 2018 Highlights of Airshow China 2018

The August 1st Acrobatic Team of the Chinese PLA Air Force executes aerobatic maneuvers at the 12th Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai City, south China's Guangdong Province, on November 6, 2018.

JH-7 fighter bombers take off for flight training JH-7 fighter bombers take off for flight training

A pilot gets settled in the cockpit of his JH-7 fighter bomber during a flight training exercise conducted by an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command on November 1, 2018.

J-20 fighter jets perform aerobatic stunts during Airshow China 2018
Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters
Paratroopers descend to the drop zone
Army aviation brigade conducts tactical training
Type-96A MBT fires at mock target
Helicopters fly at extremely-low altitude
Multi-type aircraft dazzle spectators at China Air Show 2018
Armored vehicles maneuver in hinterland of Qilian Mountains
Highlights of Airshow China 2018
JH-7 fighter bombers take off for flight training
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J-20 fighter jets perform aerobatic stunts during Airshow China 2018 J-20 fighter jets perform aerobatic stunts during Airshow China 2018

A J-20 stealth fighter jet attached to the PLA Air Force flies over the sky during the 12th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai, south China’s Guangdong Province, on November 11, 2018.

Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters

Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters during a training exercise jointly conducted by an army aviation brigade and a combined brigade under the PLA 72nd Group Army in east China's Anhui Province on November 9, 2018.

Paratroopers descend to the drop zone Paratroopers descend to the drop zone

A paratrooper assigned to a brigade of the airborne troops under the PLA Air Force opens his parachute after jumping out of a transport aircraft during a parachute training exercise on November 8, 2018.

Army aviation brigade conducts tactical training Army aviation brigade conducts tactical training

WZ-10 attack helicopters attached to an army aviation brigade under the PLA 80th Group Army lift off simultaneously for an actual combat flight training exercise in east China's Shandong Province on November 7, 2018.

Type-96A MBT fires at mock target Type-96A MBT fires at mock target

A Type-96A main battle tank (MBT) attached to a brigade under the PLA 81st Group Army fires at mock targets during a live-fire training exercise on November 5, 2018.

Helicopters fly at extremely-low altitude Helicopters fly at extremely-low altitude

A pilot assigned to a helicopter regiment of the PLA airborne troops pilots a helicopter during a recent flight training exercise in south China's Guangdong Province.

Multi-type aircraft dazzle spectators at China Air Show 2018 Multi-type aircraft dazzle spectators at China Air Show 2018

Air Force Aircraft execute aerobatic maneuver at the 12th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai City, south China's Guangdong Province, on November 6, 2018.

Armored vehicles maneuver in hinterland of Qilian Mountains Armored vehicles maneuver in hinterland of Qilian Mountains

A group of self-propelled anti-aircraft artillery systems attached to a brigade under the PLA 76th Group Army rumble in formation during a tactical training exercise near the Qilian Mountains in northwest China's Gansu Province on November 5, 2018.

Highlights of Airshow China 2018 Highlights of Airshow China 2018

The August 1st Acrobatic Team of the Chinese PLA Air Force executes aerobatic maneuvers at the 12th Airshow China 2018 in Zhuhai City, south China's Guangdong Province, on November 6, 2018.

JH-7 fighter bombers take off for flight training JH-7 fighter bombers take off for flight training

A pilot gets settled in the cockpit of his JH-7 fighter bomber during a flight training exercise conducted by an aviation brigade of the air force under the PLA Southern Theater Command on November 1, 2018.

J-20 fighter jets perform aerobatic stunts during Airshow China 2018
Soldiers fast-rope from Mi-171 transport helicopters
Paratroopers descend to the drop zone
Army aviation brigade conducts tactical training
Type-96A MBT fires at mock target
Helicopters fly at extremely-low altitude
Multi-type aircraft dazzle spectators at China Air Show 2018
Armored vehicles maneuver in hinterland of Qilian Mountains
Highlights of Airshow China 2018
JH-7 fighter bombers take off for flight training
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