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PLA’s version of Black Hawk to fly to Tibet, land on carriers

The People’s Liberation Army is set to retire its fleet of the UH-60 Black Hawk utility helicopters imported from the US in the 1980s and replace them with the domestically-developed Z-20 series that is capable of ascending to high altitudes and also landing on Chinese aircraft carriers and destroyers. The new 10-ton medium-lift multi-role helicopter series, […]