Can China’s 5th generation J-20 fighter jet shoot down an F-35 or an F-22?

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For military analysts, the nagging question remains — can a J-20 shoot down an F-35 or an F-22? Would it be a fair, even fight, or would it lean toward US technology and training?

Many would say the latter, but some remain in doubt.

The Chengdu J-20 Mighty Dragon, China’s flagship fifth-generation stealth fighter, left a lasting impression at the 2018 Zuhai Airshow, a carefully choreographed showcase for the People’s Liberation Army Air Force.

And while it impressed with a series of rolls and climbs that revealed its maneuverability, it was its weapons system that mostly carried the day, reports Mark Episkopos of The National Interest.” Click here to read the rest of the article.

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