China’s New Y-20 Heavy Lift Transport Revealed

New photos show China’s new Y-20 heavy lift military transport. The photos were posted on various Chinese-language military blogs, including Air Force World and Huanqiu. China’s military needs a heavy lift transport to deal with the challenges of operating beyond Chinese airspace. There is also a requirement for a heavy lift transport to respond to domestic emergencies, such as the 2008 Sichuan Earthquake.