Sat, November 20, 2010

8th China Air Show

Air Show China in Zhuhai thrills audience

Bayi Aerobatic Team of the Air Force of the PLA performed at the 8th China International Aviation and Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai City. Full story

BACKGROUND

About Airshow China

Since 1996, the show has been successfully held in Zhuhai in every even-number year for six sessions. Airshow China 2008 will take place from Nov.4th - 9th, 2008 in Zhuhai.

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