Growth of JF-17 fleet widensPakistan’s tactical reach
The Pakistani air force is gearing up for a major expansion of its JF-17 single-engine fighter force. The service just began taking delivery of the first batch of Chengdu FC-1/JF-17s (now produced in Pakistan) this year, with about half of the 42 ordered now in place. With one squadron operational, service officials now plan to set up a second unit. What’s more, the Pakistani government hopes to order a second batch of 50 fighters next year, says Air Commo.Junaid, who is involved in ...
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