Photos of new drones have appeared on the network: they were made from Chinese J-6 fighters – this is a copy of the MiG-19.
Earlier in China, J-6 fighters appeared – this is a copy of the MiG-19 aircraft, which was produced in China. The MiG-19 is the first serial supersonic fighter in the USSR.
The maximum take-off weight of the J-6 is 8.8 tons, while it can carry about 3.75 tons of any cargo. It has a wingspan of 9.2 m and a length of 12.5 m.
In 2010, it became known that the J-6 was withdrawn from the Air Force of the People’s Liberation Army of China, despite this fighters were found on satellite images.
In October 2021, photos of unmanned J-6 fighters appeared on the network. According to journalists from Defense News, they were originally published by the command of the eastern military district on Weibo. At the time of publication of the news, the post was deleted, but the pictures remained on other social networks.
Aircraft numbers are hidden in the image, which may indicate that they are in active operation.