Death of China’s first female J-10 fighter pilot Yu Xu sparks call for more training
Yu Xu is being widely mourned following her death in a training accident on Saturday, as military analysts noted the number of crashes involving the J-10 fighter jets in recent years and a relatively lower number of flying hours required for Chinese pilots.
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