China’s Xian H-20 Stealth bomber ready for action

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China's Xian H-20 Stealth bomber ready for action

The red giant China has already developed her indigenously built new generation strategic Xian H-20 supersonic stealth bomber and it is likely to be ready for delivery at the end of 2020-21 year. The Xian H-20 stealth bomber, an emerging platform is being expected to massively extend China’s attack capabilities and present a rival to the US B-2 and emerging B-21.

The Xian H-20 is a high technology based and fifth generation stealth bomber may likely have a combat range of maximum 8,500 kilometres (5,300 miles) and it will able to carry both conventional and nuclear weaponry system. The H-20 might be used the NK-321 Russian jet engine but some of independent military sources said that it would be equipped with a highly upgraded WS-10 after turbofan engine.

The Xian H-20 stealth Chinese made bomber is believed to have been in development since the early 2000 and the secret project to develop a strategic bomber was first announced by the People’s Liberation Army of China in 2016.

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