Official media here published photos of WZ-10 attack helicopter conducting sorties.
The chopper is due to be exhibited at the Zhuhai Air Show in China's Guangdong province, state-run Global Times reported without revealing details of its capabilities.
China, which complaints of little access to advanced technologies of the US and the EU, has been developing large military hardware.
Besides launching its first aircraft carrier recently, China also unveiled a second version of the stealth bomber J-20, becoming the second country after the US to have that technology.
Beijing: China has published photos of its new attack helicopter ahead of its first public appearance in an air show.
First Published: Sunday, November 11, 2012, 18:29