Xian JH-7 ‘Flounder’ Walkaround

Aircraft Walkaround

The page features photographs of the JH-7As in service with the 82nd Regiment, 28th Division of the PLAAF at Jianqiao in the Nanjing Military Region.

General head-on view.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
View of aircraft 30597.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Closer head-on.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Steerable nosewheel.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Three-quarter front view.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Cockpit canopies.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Gun installation.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Ground power and centreline drop tank.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Main gear doors.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Main landing gear.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Main landing gear leg.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Twin wheels with brake pack in between.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Main landing gear bay – yellow pipes are fuel.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Forward fuselage with ground air cooling.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
800 litre drop tank.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Outboard weapons pylon.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Wingtip launch rail.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Port wing with large ailerons.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Rear fuselage.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
APU exhaust.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Three-quarters rear view.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
The grill above the engine is an airbrake.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Engine exhaust nozzles.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)
Rear view.
(photo, Mikhail Putnikov)