12 noiembrie 2019

Supersonic Arsenal May Expand Chinese H-6N Bomber’s Range to 6,000 Kilometers


Upgrades on the recently unveiled Xian H-6N will allow the strategic bomber to drastically surpass its predecessor’s maximum strike range through the use of both supersonic drones and cruise missiles, according to sources close to the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF). The Xian H-6N made its first large-scale appearance after taking to the skies on October 1 as part of the military parade for Beijing’s 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. While there were [...]