Oct 14, 2014
New pictures of J-10B revealed
A new batch of mass-produced Chengdu J-10B fighters are undergoing flight and taxi tests, Chinese media has reported saying that the aircraft will enter service "soon".
The J-10B is an improved variant of the Chengdu J-10 manufactured the Chengdu Aerospace Corporation, a subsidiary of AVIC.
The J-10B's key differences from the J-10A include a redesigned chin intake, a longer nose radome that is believed to house an NRIET active electronically scanned array radar; and an electro-optic targeting sensor.