Shenyang FC-31

ICAO aircraft code FC31
Manufacturer Shenyang
Country China
New price USD 70 million (2017)

The Shenyang FC-31 Gyrfalcon (Chinese: 鹘鹰), also known as the J-31 or J-35 is a Chinese prototype mid-sized twinjet 5th-generation fighter aircraft developed by Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC).

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Shenyang FC-31 Specifications

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General

ICAO aircraft code
FC31
Manufacturer
Shenyang
Manufactured
1900 - Onward
Country
China
New purchase price
USD 70 million (2017)

Aircraft performance

Avionics:
Shenyang Aircraft Corporation / KLJ-7A[67] AESA
Engine:
2x RD-93 / Klimov RD-33
Turbofan
Power:
19,109 pound-force
Max Cruise Speed:
1080 Kts
2,000 Km/h
Approach Speed (Vref):
215 Kts
Travel range:
2,160 Nm
4,000 Kilometers
Service Ceiling:
65,600 feet
Rate of Climb:
65000 feet / minute
330.20meter / second

Weight & dimensions

Max Take Off Weight:
28,000 Kg
61,729 lbs
Max Payload:
8,000 Kg
17,637 lbs

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About the Shenyang FC-31

The Shenyang FC-31 Gyrfalcon (Chinese: 鹘鹰), also known as the J-31 or J-35 is a Chinese prototype mid-sized twinjet 5th-generation fighter aircraft developed by Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC). The official nickname published by SAC is “Gyrfalcon”, though it has also been referred to as the “F-60” or “J-21 Snowy Owl” (Chinese: 雪鸮) in some media reports, or “Falcon Hawk” by some military enthusiasts. J-XX nomenclatures in the Chinese military are reserved for programs launched and financed by the People’s Liberation Army, while FC-31 plane was developed independently as a private project by the aircraft manufacturer.

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