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Report: China to Demo Stealth Fighter Jet at Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition

China flag_EGovChina plans to conduct a first public flight demonstration of its stealth fighter jet next week at the China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition in the city of Zhuhai, Reuters reported Friday.

Shen Jinke, spokesman of China’s air force, said production of the J-20 fighter jet is on track and the aircraft will support efforts to protect sovereignty and national security, Michael Martina wrote.

China has said the event will serve as the first public appearance of “China’s indigenously manufactured new generation stealth fighter jet,” Martina reported.

China will also demonstrate the Y-20 military transport aircraft at the Zhuhai exhibition, the report said.

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