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Chinese female pilots finish first solo flight on Jian-10 fighter jet

08-16-2012 14:11 BJT

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Five Chinese female pilots have finished their first solo fight training on Jian-10 fighter jets.

Yu Xu passed with flying colors. She went through every step following standard procedure, and tested her skills with several spiral turns. The five pilots are now qualified to fly the third generation Jian-10 fighter jets, designed and produced by China.

Chinese female pilots of the J-10 combat aircraft pose for a picture Jul 29, 2012. [Photo/Xinhua]

A female pilot prepares for a flight in the J-10 combat aircraft Aug 15, 2012. [Photo/Xinhua]

File Photo: Chinese female pilots of the J-10 combat aircraft

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