Lots of J-11s Attack Targets on Sea and Beach in Live-ammunition DrillPosted: July 23, 2016
China’s official military forum mil.huanqiu.com says in its report yesterday that in the military drill from 19 to 21 July before the Hague arbitration ruling. Tens of J-11s attacked surface and coastal targets with hundreds of intelligent mines.
It was a drill within an area close to Chinese mainland that Chinese air force based in the south must be familiar with, but the report says the drill aims at training fighter jet pilots’ capabilities of fighting in unfamiliar areas. Does that means fighting in areas far away from China, I wonder?
Source: mil.huanqiu.com “J-11 fighters attack surface targets in military drill in South China Sea military drill” (summary by Chan Kai Yee based on the report in Chinese)