Didn't this progress to the detailed mock-up stage, or am I thinking of another Soviet AEW aircraft?Matej said:ASW and AWACS navy project. Related aircrafts are here:
If you look carefully, you might notice that the photograph appears to depict only a mock up.rickshaw said:I'm surprised that India hasn't bought this aircraft. They are desperately looking for a carrier AEW plane.
I found the graphic on paralay and noticed the Chinese marking as well. The model could be entirely speculative. I was wondering though if the Peoples' Republic of China had expressed interest in licensing the Yakovlev Yak-44E design for use on its aircraft carrier(s). Did Yakovlev market the design to the Chinese for this purpose? Anyone know?Pavel_P said:Triton, you think YAK-44 was redesigned by Chinese?