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This video of China’s ‘Air Force One’ escorted by Pak fighter jets is fascinating

Chinese President Xi Jinping received a royal welcome in Pakistan.

Written by Aditi Malewar | New Delhi |
April 22, 2015 4:15:51 pm
China, China Air Force One, Pak fighter jets, Xi Jinping, Pakistan Air Force, JF-17 Thunder, fighter jets Air China escorted by Pak Air Force fighter jets (Source: YouTube/Mehmooti)

Chinese President Xi Jinping visited Pakistan on April 20 for a two day visit. President Xi Jinping was received a royal welcome in Pakistan from the moment his plane entered Pakistan’s airspace as it was joined and escorted by Pakistan Air Force’s JF-17 Thunder fighter jets.

JF-17s are jointly manufactured and developed by Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) and the Chengdu Aircraft Corporation (CAC) of China, thus the V-shape formation by the escorting jets was symbolic of their diplomatic ties.

Here is the video:

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vXzD8DgvOGc%5D

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