The GJ-11 stealth combat drone is the shape of the Chinese military’s future, commentator Ni Lexiong says. Photo: Simon Song

China stakes claim on unmanned warfare with National Day show of drone force

  • PLA is making pilotless aircraft and submersibles its priority, expert says
  • Three formations of drones were taken through Tiananmen Square for their first appearance in a PLA parade on National Day
Topic |   People’s Republic of China at 70

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The GJ-11 stealth combat drone is the shape of the Chinese military’s future, commentator Ni Lexiong says. Photo: Simon Song
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The DR-8 supersonic reconnaissance drone is seen in a military parade rehearsal in Beijing on Saturday. Photo: Handout

China unveils supersonic spy drone during National Day military parade rehearsal

  • Expect ‘exciting new weaponry on show’ during event marking 70th anniversary of founding of People’s Republic, analyst says
  • At least two types of advanced unmanned aerial vehicle likely to take part
Topic |   China military

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The DR-8 supersonic reconnaissance drone is seen in a military parade rehearsal in Beijing on Saturday. Photo: Handout
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