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China’s Xi’an Y-20 strategic transport made its first flight on... News PhotoAeroplane,DigitalGlobe,Flying,Horizontal,Image,Making,New,Satellite View,Science and Technology,Shaanxi Province - East Central China,Strategy,Transportation,Xi'anPhotographer Collection: DigitalGlobe 2013 DigitalGlobeXI'AN, CHINA-JANUARY 27, 2013: China’s Xi’an Y-20 strategic transport made its first flight on January 26, 2013, at Yanliang Air Base outside of Xi’an in Shaanxi Province. Seen in this January 27, 2013, image, the Y-20 is similar in size to other transports in its class, such as Russia’s Ilyushin Il-76 and the United States’ Boeing C-17 Globemaster, and features four turbojet engines and a distinctive high T-tail. The Y-20 can accommodate payloads of up to 66 tonnes and features a rear cargo-loading assembly. (Photo DigitalGlobe via Getty Images)