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  1. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

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    Nov 20, 2017
  2. MiG-23MLD liked randomradio's post in the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    [IMG] That's an insane amount of fuel there. Probably about 9000L of it.

    Nov 20, 2017
  3. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    yes but you forget Rafale can supercruise, by moving faster means the J-31 has to fire from closer ranges, otherwise its missiles have...

    Nov 18, 2017
  4. MiG-23MLD liked Sancho's post in the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    Which however is not an issue, if stealth is the priority and not dogfighting. A Rafale for example won't be able to detect a J31 / F35...

    Nov 18, 2017
  5. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    Sancho stealth is a need, not a panacea of invincibility, current S-300 can beat F-15 and F-16s with ease, very likely S-400 represent a...

    Nov 17, 2017
  6. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    Sancho, aircraft are designed to strike targets, nowadays the ground defence system has radars capable of detecting stealth (well that...

    Nov 17, 2017
  7. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    The Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II is the most advanced aircraft in the Pentagon's arsenal, but Russia's powerful over-the-horizon...

    Nov 16, 2017
  8. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    I agree i do not disagree stealth is an advantage true, however stealth is not invisibility, see that, J-31 has not TVC nozzles so it...

    Nov 16, 2017
  9. MiG-23MLD liked Sancho's post in the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    And that alone is a game changer! Rafale might offer better flight performance, but still needs to be able to detect and get a lock on...

    Nov 16, 2017
  10. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    [IMG] there you can see it has small wings, F-22 has huge wings, just to offset its large weight, but J-31 has small wings, no fuel...

    Nov 15, 2017
  11. MiG-23MLD liked Agent_47's post in the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    J-31 is doing a turn. You can see vertical tail of it but not others.

    Nov 15, 2017
  12. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    [IMG] you can see it has a small wing [IMG]

    Nov 15, 2017
  13. MiG-23MLD liked Agent_47's post in the thread China's AVIC in Dubai Air Show 2017.

    [ATTACH] China’s CH-5 Cloud Shadow is powered by WP-11C turbojet, which has an interesting history. In Vietnam, China recovered...

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  14. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    shape wise is not the problem but size wise is, if you compare the F-16 to an F-35 you automatically see the F-35 first is heavier,...

    Nov 15, 2017
  15. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    Stealth aircraft always increase the fuselage size because the weapons bays are built inside the fuselage, it is like an F-16 with...

    Nov 15, 2017
  16. MiG-23MLD liked Agent_47's post in the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    Too early to judge any of this. Even the chinese are not sure about the specifications. According to reports the second prototype is 3...

    Nov 15, 2017
  17. MiG-23MLD liked Agent_47's post in the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] @Gessler @Abingdonboy

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  18. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    I know but the size of the machine and having two engines implies small fuel capacity, and to be honest Rafale will beat it in...

    Nov 15, 2017
  19. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    I have to admit this is a nice looking aircraft, but i do not think is is really good, it is underpowered, has a small wing, weapons...

    Nov 15, 2017
  20. MiG-23MLD liked Agent_47's post in the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

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    Nov 14, 2017
  21. MiG-23MLD replied to the thread Chinese J-20 and J-31 5th Generation Fighter Jets.

    https://mikoyanmig29.wixsite.com/chengdu-j-20/stealth J-20 Aerodynamics

    Nov 14, 2017