Two Su-35 fighter jets and a H-6K bomber of the People's Liberation Army Air Force on patrol over the Luzon Straits near Taiwan. Photo: AP

Beijing’s upgraded Su-35 fighter jets put through paces over South China Sea as ‘Sword of the South’ air brigade takes flight

  • State media says great effort was made to speed up modifications and training
  • ‘Intense’ exercises took crews closer to combat conditions, a pilot says
Topic |   South China Sea

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Two Su-35 fighter jets and a H-6K bomber of the People's Liberation Army Air Force on patrol over the Luzon Straits near Taiwan. Photo: AP
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