An experimental attack helicopter that looks like a flying saucer has been unveiled in China.
The strange flying machine, dubbed the Great White Shark, is loaded with an arsenal of high-tech weaponry and could take to the skies as early as next year.
Pictures of the UFO-like aircraft with an unusual central cockpit first began to circulate online last week after it featured at an air show near Beijing.
State-run Chinese paper Global Times later confirmed that the contraption was a new type of experimental helicopter known as the Great White Shark.
The craft can be coated with stealth materials and loaded with missiles, making it a potentially lethal weapon on the battlefield.
“The Super Great White Shark is a high-speed helicopter designed for future digitalized warfare,” Global Times wrote. – READ MORE