Chinese Air Force ace Liu Che-Sun posing in front of his I-16 fighter, circa 1937 to early 1938

Caption   Chinese Air Force ace Liu Che-Sun posing in front of his I-16 fighter, circa 1937 to early 1938 ww2dbase
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 24 Apr 2010

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1. Darian says:
8 Apr 2011 08:14:13 AM

Has anyone got any color details on the Chinese I-16 ?.
2. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
22 Mar 2012 08:41:08 PM

Most Chinese I-16s were camouflaged in dark green uppersurface with light blue undersurface. Engine cowling was painted black on some, but not all I-16s fuselage carried aircraft number, rudder marked with white and blue stripes, wing markings top and bottom were Chinese twelve-pointed sun in blue and white. CHINESE ACE: Colonel Liu Che-Sun shotdown 9 Japanese aircraft, he was later killed in action 1938

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