The following is based on a translation from a report in Chinese media:
There are accompanying comments that the stealth fighter jet looks slimmer viewed from a rare new angle.
The area of its canards is not small.
The report says that the J-20 is relatively good at high-speed cruise.
The report also says that the J-20 has a new stealth coating, which makes it look more metallic.
Source: mil.news.sina.com.cn “Disclosure of photo of the most recent flight test of new version of J-20” (summary by Chan Kai Yee based on the report in Chinese)
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