The H-20 and JH-XX: China's Two (Yes, Two) New Stealth Bombers
The National Interest -

Sebastien Roblin


Why would PLA even order two types of stealth bombers?

The JH-XX would likely have shorter range (900-1500 miles) and a smaller payload than the H-20, but would be much faster at speeds up to twice the speed of sound.

In January 2018, two sentences in an annual report by the DIA on Chinese military power sent a minor shockwave rippling across the defense-related internet:

“The PLAAF is developing new medium- and long-range stealth bombers to strike regional and...

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