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Refused F-35, Chinese J-20 Mighty Dragons ‘Hot Contenders’ To Replace US Stealth Fighters For The UAE?

Refused F-35, Chinese J-20 Mighty Dragons ‘Hot Contenders’

It is a coup d état that the US might not have seen coming. After being refused the fifth-generation fighter F-35 Lightning II, its ally, the United Arab Emirates, is reportedly looking at China to bolster its security by exploring its fifth-generation J-20 stealth fighter. The chances of Chengdu J-20, a twinjet all-weather stealth fighter aircraft developed …