In April 1, 2001, American EP-3 reconnaissance aircraft in China investigation over the sea near Hainan Island, Chinese Naval Air Force dispatched 2 aircraft to monitor and intercept F-8 fighter II, one in Hainan Island Chinese wingman 70 nautical miles southeast (110 km) of the China exclusive economic zone over the U.S. military and aircraft collision, China aircraft crash, pilot Wang Wei parachuting whereabouts after being unknown, China confirmed sacrifice. The U. S. military aircraft did not allow the landing of Hainan Island's Lingshui airport without permission.
Chinese Air Force Wang Wei driving the aircraft number "81192"
This is probably my best performance aircraft! I like his skill! General mode of aircraft control.
- Luuk2909 2.7 years ago
- Successors 1 airplane(s)
- Created On Android
- Wingspan 60.6ft (18.5m)
- Length 100.5ft (30.6m)
- Height 27.5ft (8.4m)
- Empty Weight 39,609lbs (17,966kg)
- Loaded Weight 58,329lbs (26,457kg)
- Power/Weight Ratio 1.155
- Wing Loading 41.5lbs/ft2 (202.9kg/m2)
- Wing Area 1,403.9ft2 (130.4m2)
- Drag Points 25511
- Number of Parts 400
- Control Surfaces 9