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Active People's Lib. Army AF (PLAAF) Aircraft (China) (2019)

The Soviet-Russian influence on the PLAAF is clear though major gains have been made by China in developing a viable local aero-industry.

Active People's Lib. Army AF (PLAAF) Aircraft (China) (2019)

The Soviet-Russian influence on the PLAAF is clear though major gains have been made by China in developing a viable local aero-industry.

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There are a total of 36 Active People's Lib. Army AF (PLAAF) Aircraft (China) (2019) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin. Return to the Modern Aircraft Index.





Aerospatiale SA321 Super Frelon
Medium-Lift Transport Helicopter
Picture of the Aerospatiale SA321 Super Frelon
001
National Flag Graphic
1966
Airbus Helicopters Super Puma / AS532 Cougar
Multi-role Medium Lift Helicopter
Picture of the Airbus Helicopters Super Puma / AS532 Cougar
002
National Flag Graphic
1982
Aisheng ASN-209 (Silver Eagle)
Medium Altitude, Medium Endurance (MAME) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
Picture of the Aisheng ASN-209 (Silver Eagle)
003
National Flag Graphic
2012
Antonov An-2 (Colt)
Single-Engine Biplane Utility Aircraft
Picture of the Antonov An-2 (Colt)
004
National Flag Graphic
1947
Antonov An-30 (Clank)
Transport / Reconnaissance Aircraft
Picture of the Antonov An-30 (Clank)
005
National Flag Graphic
1968
ADVERTISEMENTS
Bell Model 412
Twin-Engine Utility / Transport Helicopter
Picture of the Bell Model 412
006
National Flag Graphic
1981
Boeing 737 (Series)
Short-to-Medium Range Passenger Airliner / Freighter Aircraft
Picture of the Boeing 737 (Series)
007
National Flag Graphic
1968
Chengdu (AVIC) J-10 (Vigorous Dragon) / F-10 Vanguard
Multirole 4th Generation Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Chengdu (AVIC) J-10 (Vigorous Dragon) / F-10 Vanguard
008
National Flag Graphic
2005
Chengdu (AVIC) J-20 (Black Eagle)
Multirole 5th Generation Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Chengdu (AVIC) J-20 (Black Eagle)
009
National Flag Graphic
2017
Chengdu (AVIC) J-7 / F-7
Interceptor / Strike Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Chengdu (AVIC) J-7 / F-7
0010
National Flag Graphic
1980
Chengdu (AVIC) Wing-Loong (Pterodactyl)
Medium-Altitude, Long-Endurance (MALE) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
Picture of the Chengdu (AVIC) Wing-Loong (Pterodactyl)
0011
National Flag Graphic
2014
Guizhou (AVIC) JL-9 Shanying (FTC-2000 Mountain Eagle)
Advanced Trainer / Light Strike Aircraft
Picture of the Guizhou (AVIC) JL-9 Shanying (FTC-2000 Mountain Eagle)
0012
National Flag Graphic
2014
Harbin Y-12
Twin-Engine Turboprop Utility Aircraft
Picture of the Harbin Y-12
0013
National Flag Graphic
1985
Harbin Z-8
Maritime Multirole Navy Transport Helicopter
Picture of the Harbin Z-8
0014
National Flag Graphic
1976
Harbin Z-9 (Haitun)
Medium-Lift Transport / Gunship Helicopter
Picture of the Harbin Z-9 (Haitun)
0015
National Flag Graphic
1994
Hongdu JL-10 / L-15 Falcon
Advanced Jet Trainer / Light-Attack Aircraft
Picture of the Hongdu JL-10 / L-15 Falcon
0016
National Flag Graphic
2010
Hongdu JL-8 / K-8 Karakorum
Light Attack / Advanced Trainer Aircraft
Picture of the Hongdu JL-8 / K-8 Karakorum
0017
National Flag Graphic
1994
Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)
Strategic Transport / Tanker Aircraft
Picture of the Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)
0018
National Flag Graphic
1975
Ilyushin IL-78 (Midas)
In-Flight Refueling Tanker Aircraft
Picture of the Ilyushin IL-78 (Midas)
0019
National Flag Graphic
1984
Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
Medium-Lift Transport Helicopter / Gunship
Picture of the Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
0020
National Flag Graphic
1981
Nanchang Q-5 (Fantan)
Ground Attack / Close-Air Support (CAS) Aircraft
Picture of the Nanchang Q-5 (Fantan)
0021
National Flag Graphic
1970
Shaanxi KJ-200
Airborne Early Warning and Control / Special Mission Aircraft
Picture of the Shaanxi KJ-200
0022
National Flag Graphic
2009
Shaanxi KJ-2000 (Mainring)
Airborne Early Warning and Control (AWACs)
Picture of the Shaanxi KJ-2000 (Mainring)
0023
National Flag Graphic
2009
Shaanxi KJ-500
Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C)
Picture of the Shaanxi KJ-500
0024
National Flag Graphic
2010
Shaanxi Y-8 (Yunshuji-8)
Medium-Lift Transport Aircraft
Picture of the Shaanxi Y-8 (Yunshuji-8)
0025
National Flag Graphic
1981
Shaanxi Y-9
Medium-Lift Transport Aircraft
Picture of the Shaanxi Y-9
0026
National Flag Graphic
2012
Shenyang (AVIC) J-11 (Flanker B+)
4th Generation Multi-role / Air Superiority Fighter
Picture of the Shenyang (AVIC) J-11 (Flanker B+)
0027
National Flag Graphic
1998
Shenyang (AVIC) J-16 (Red Eagle)
Multirole 4th Generation Fighter / Strike Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Shenyang (AVIC) J-16 (Red Eagle)
0028
National Flag Graphic
2013
Shenyang (AVIC) J-8 / J-8 II (Finback)
Multirole / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Shenyang (AVIC) J-8 / J-8 II (Finback)
0029
National Flag Graphic
1980
Sukhoi Su-27 (Flanker)
Air Superiority / Ground Attack / Multirole Fighter
Picture of the Sukhoi Su-27 (Flanker)
0030
National Flag Graphic
1985
Sukhoi Su-30 (Flanker-C)
Two-Seat, Twin-Engine Air Superiority / Strike Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Sukhoi Su-30 (Flanker-C)
0031
National Flag Graphic
1996
Sukhoi Su-35 (Flanker-E / Super Flanker)
Multirole Heavy Combat Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Sukhoi Su-35 (Flanker-E / Super Flanker)
0032
National Flag Graphic
2014
Tupolev Tu-154 (Careless)
Commercial Passenger Airliner
Picture of the Tupolev Tu-154 (Careless)
0033
National Flag Graphic
1972
Xian H-6
Strategic Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Xian H-6
0034
National Flag Graphic
1959
Xian JH-7 (Flounder) / FBC-1 (Flying Leopard)
Fighter-Bomber / Strike Aircraft
Picture of the Xian JH-7 (Flounder) / FBC-1 (Flying Leopard)
0035
National Flag Graphic
1992
Xian Y-20 (Kunpeng)
Long-Range Strategic Airlifter Transport Aircraft
Picture of the Xian Y-20 (Kunpeng)
0036
National Flag Graphic
2016


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