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The other eyes in the sky

In recent years, China has pumped massive amounts of money and engineering brainpower into drones technology, a field dominated by the United States and Israel. No one knows which Chinese models are actually in production and operation, but Chinese companies have displayed several in development that rival current U.S. drones.

A look at some of China’s drones
Sources: Aviation Industry Corp. of China, Shenyang Aircraft, Defense News, Defence Professionals, People’s Daily, Aviation Week. Alberto Cuadra and William Wan — The Washington Post. Published on July 4, 2011, 3:15 p.m.

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