Discuss: Hybrid Fighter: China’s JF-17 Fighter is a MiG-21 and F-16 Fusion

Hybrid Fighter: China’s JF-17 Fighter is a MiG-21 and F-16 Fusion

Charlie Gao JF-17, Asia The most recent blocks of the JF-17 have introduced advanced capabilities that nominally put it on par with designs twenty years its senior. Here's What You Need to Remember: The largest advantage of the JF-17 is its cost. At only 15 million per plane in its most basic configuration, the JF-17 is far cheaper than any of its competitors, even used. Block II JF-17s cost around the same margin, with Myanmar buying them for only 16 million per unit. This has been the key to...

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