Wings of the Weird and Wonderful

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For more information on these and other examples, see article on Non-Standard DOD Aircraft Designations. As a private venture of AVIC, FC-31 (dubbed AFC/Advanced Fighter Concept) is being promoted at the international market as a low-cost alternative to American F-35. Also used as state of a runway. if the runway is Black, then its not useable due to a crash or mishap etc. With Portuguese and Timorese assistance, the Australians ambushed this Japanese force and killed four or five of the Japanese soldiers, and then in a second ambush an Australian sniper shot and killed the ‘Tiger’.

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Publisher: Tab Books; First American Edition edition (1985)


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