(China) China’s WJ-700 drone completes maiden flight, ‘creates new drone combat pattern’ (Deng Xiaoci and Liu Xuanzun, Global Times)

China’s WJ-700, a high-altitude, long-endurance and high-speed armed reconnaissance drone said to be able to create a new pattern for drone combat, successfully conducted a maiden flight test recently, as military experts said the unmanned aircraft is characterized by its large payload and ability to launch large munitions from outside hostile anti-aircraft fire coverage zone.