A photo released by the PLA shows a "new" bomber model. It was one of several file pictures released with a statement on an air force drill in the western Pacific. The model was not identified. Photo: Xinhua A photo released by the PLA shows a "new" bomber model. It was one of several file pictures released with a statement on an air force drill in the western Pacific. The model was not identified. Photo: Xinhua
A photo released by the PLA shows a "new" bomber model. It was one of several file pictures released with a statement on an air force drill in the western Pacific. The model was not identified. Photo: Xinhua

Chinese air force conducts first drill in western Pacific

'Routine' exercise takes long-range aircraft through area between Taiwan and Philippines

A photo released by the PLA shows a "new" bomber model. It was one of several file pictures released with a statement on an air force drill in the western Pacific. The model was not identified. Photo: Xinhua A photo released by the PLA shows a "new" bomber model. It was one of several file pictures released with a statement on an air force drill in the western Pacific. The model was not identified. Photo: Xinhua
A photo released by the PLA shows a "new" bomber model. It was one of several file pictures released with a statement on an air force drill in the western Pacific. The model was not identified. Photo: Xinhua
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