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Chengdu J-9.
Category. Statistic.
First flight on. Canceled in 1980 as blueprints only.
Retired on. No, it was never made.
Major contractor(s). Chengdu Aircraft Industry Corporation.
Dose it use nukes or cruse missiles. No.
Fight ceiling   28,000 m.
Top speed. Mach 2.8.
VTOL. No.
Range. 2,000 km (Combat range).
Crew. 1.
Nationality(s). PRC.
Class.

Interceptor.

Rate of climb. 255 m/s.
Links. http://jetairblog.com/2011/06/chengdu-j-9/, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Special:MobileLanguages/Chengdu_J-9, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chengdu_J-9 and http://military.wikia.com/wiki/Chengdu_J-9

Drawing of the canceled Chengdu J-9.

The J-9 was primarily cancelled due to the Chinese inability to produce the specified WS-6 turbofan engine and was also severely disrupted by the failed Cultural Revolution.

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