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Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2011
Maiden Flight: 13 December 2003
Total Production: ?
Also Known As: FTC-2000 Mountain Eagle, JJ-7B, JL-9G and Shanying
Origin: China
Corporations: Guizhou Aircraft Industry Corporation
Parent System: JL-9
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 2011
Maiden Flight: 13 December 2003
Total Production: ?
Family Members: FTC-2000G
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Description: The Guizhou Aviation Industry Company JL-9, also referred to as JJ-7B and the FTC-2000 Mountain Eagle (Shanying) for the export market, is a tandem twin-seat fighter trainer intended to support the People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) Su-27, Su-30MKK and J-11A/B fighter jets. The JL-9G is a version designed to provide training for the People's Liberation Army Naval Air Force (PLANAF). The JL-9 is based and is the replacement for the JJ-7 trainer which also derives from the Mig-21U Mongol training jet. The aircraft features two lateral jet intakes, a conventional nose radome homing a radar, a 23mm cannon and is powered by a single WP-13F(C) turbojet engine rated at 14,650-lb of thrust with afterburner. The export version called FTC-2000 is offered with the Italian FIAR Grifo S7 pulse-Doppler radar. The JL-9 fighter trainer first flight was carried out in December 2003 and entered service with the PLAAF and PLANAF in 2011 with a limited number of aircraft produced so far.

JL-9 Specifications

Crew: 2
External Stations: 5
Number of Engines: 1
Height: 4.10 meter (13.5 foot)
Length: 14.6 meter (48 foot)
Main Gun Caliber: 23 millimeter
Wingspan: 8.32 meter (27.3 foot)
Ceiling: 16,000 meter (52,493 foot)
Max Range: 1,600 kilometer (864 nautical mile)
Cruise Speed: 1,100 kph (594 KTAS)
Top Speed at High Altitude: 1.50 mach (1,793 kph)
Empty Weight: 4,960 kilogram (10,935 pound)
Max Takeoff Thrust: 14,650 pound (6,645 kilogram)
Max Takeoff Weight: 9,800 kilogram (21,605 pound)
Operational Weight: 7,800 kilogram (17,196 pound)
CEP: Circular Error Probable
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JL-9 News

There are 3 news between
6 Jun 2017 and 18 Mar 2020
Wednesday, March 18, 2020China Developing Carrier-based Version of JL-9 Training Jet
Saturday, September 29, 2018Chinese FTC-2000G Multi-Role Fighter Jet Performs First Flight
Tuesday, June 6, 2017China Rolls-Out First Export-Version FTC-2000 Training Aircraft

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