Air International 2017-12
N.Pittaway - X-2 ShinShin /Military/
The X-2 demonstrator landing at Gifu Air Base in October 2017 with a spin recovery chute fitted for high-angle-of-attack testing.
This landing shot of the X-2 shows the configuration of the diamond-shaped engine inlets and the chine of the forward fuselage; features associated with fifth-generation aircraft designs.
X-2 ShinShin 51-0001 during its maiden flight from Nagoya to Gifu Air Base on April 22, 2016.