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China fighters ditching Russia for homegrown engines

China has upgraded its J-15 carrier-based fighters with new domestic jet engines, significantly elevating its combat capabilities while enhancing technological self-reliance. Last week, Global Times reported that China had tested a J-15 Flying Shark carrier-based fighter equipped with what appears to be indigenously-developed engines. The J-15 previously used Russian AL-31F engines, which while sufficient for […]