JH-7 Flounder strike fighter Weapon Systems // Aircraft // Attack


Country of Origin: China

The JH-7 (Jianhang, or fighter-bomber) Flounder is a twin-engined, two-seat, supersonic strike aircraft, similar to the Tornado, in service with the Chinese navy. Intended to replace China's H-5 torpedo bombers, it is designed to carry out strike missions similar to those performed by the Su-24 Fencer. However, engine problems and a slow rate of production have kept it from being deployed in greater numbers. The wings are high-mounted with compound sweepback, marked anhedral and...

 

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