P-61A Black Widow on display at the Beijing Aeronautics Institute
in Beijing, China. The Black Widow is located outdoors, between
what appears to be a WWII era P-47 Thunderbolt and a some kind
of early cruise missile (which has been pointed out to me as most
likely being an AQM-34 Firebee, and early combat drone used in the
Normally, I only use my own photography on my web site. In this
case, however, it may be many years before I get a chance to visit China,
so I am using a photo that was kindly offered by Jouni Laukkanen
from his 1987 trip to China.
This photo is Copyright © 1987 by Jouni Laukkanen, all rights reserved.