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Pakistan Air Force to Receive Final Batch of JF-17 Block II Fighter Jets in June
May 15, 2019
Pakistan Air Force to Receive Final Batch of JF-17 Block II Fighter Jets in June
The final three JF-17 Block II fighter aircraft will be delivered to the Pakistan Air Force next month.
Pakistan Air Force to Receive Final Batch of JF-17 Block II Fighter Jets in June
Report: JF-17 ‘Thunder’ Block III Fighter Jet Production Is Underway
March 13, 2019
Report: JF-17 ‘Thunder’ Block III Fighter Jet Production Is Underway
Production of the JF-17 Block III aircraft has reportedly started, according to the fighter jet’s chief designer.
Report: JF-17 ‘Thunder’ Block III Fighter Jet Production Is Underway
Pakistan Moves Ahead With Sale of 3 JF-17 Fighter Jets to Nigeria
October 26, 2018
Pakistan Moves Ahead With Sale of 3 JF-17 Fighter Jets to Nigeria
Pakistan’s government has provided a $183.4 million sovereign guarantee for the sale of three JF-17 fighters to Nigeria.
Pakistan Moves Ahead With Sale of 3 JF-17 Fighter Jets to Nigeria
Pakistan’s JF-17 Fighter Jet to Be Upgraded With Chinese Radar
April 02, 2018
Pakistan’s JF-17 Fighter Jet to Be Upgraded With Chinese Radar
The JF-17 will reportedly be upgraded with a Chinese-made active electronically scanned-array radar system.
Pakistan’s JF-17 Fighter Jet to Be Upgraded With Chinese Radar
Pakistan Stands Up New Fighter Squadron
March 08, 2018
Pakistan Stands Up New Fighter Squadron
The Pakistan Air Force inaugurated a new JF-17 fighter squadron in Quetta last month.
Pakistan Stands Up New Fighter Squadron
12 Regions of China: The Sichuan Basin
July 20, 2017
12 Regions of China: The Sichuan Basin
China's agricultural powerhouse is now also an aerospace and defense hub.
12 Regions of China: The Sichuan Basin
China, Pakistan Test Fly New Variant of Fighter Jet
May 05, 2017
China, Pakistan Test Fly New Variant of Fighter Jet
The dual-seat JF-17B prototype has successfully completed its first test flight in April.
China, Pakistan Test Fly New Variant of Fighter Jet
Pakistan to Order 50 More Fighter Jets in 2017
February 08, 2017
Pakistan to Order 50 More Fighter Jets in 2017
The Pakistan military is likely to place an order for an additional 50 JF-17 fighter jets this year.
Pakistan to Order 50 More Fighter Jets in 2017
Confirmed: Pakistan Air Force Now Operates 70 JF-17 Fighter Jets
December 13, 2016
Confirmed: Pakistan Air Force Now Operates 70 JF-17 Fighter Jets
The new number was released by Pakistan’s National Assembly in early December.
Confirmed: Pakistan Air Force Now Operates 70 JF-17 Fighter Jets
Déjà Vu: Pakistan and Nigeria to Sign JF-17 Fighter Jet Deal in November
September 19, 2016
Déjà Vu: Pakistan and Nigeria to Sign JF-17 Fighter Jet Deal in November
Pakistan and Nigeria purportedly already inked a memorandum of understanding covering the sale.
Déjà Vu: Pakistan and Nigeria to Sign JF-17 Fighter Jet Deal in November
Will Kuwait Purchase Pakistan’s New Fighter Jet?
August 08, 2016
Will Kuwait Purchase Pakistan’s New Fighter Jet?
Pakistan has offered the JF-17 fighter jet and Super Mushshak trainer aircraft to the Kuwait Air Force.
Will Kuwait Purchase Pakistan’s New Fighter Jet?
Two-Seat Variant of China-Pakistan JF-17 Fighter Jet to Fly in 2016
May 03, 2016
Two-Seat Variant of China-Pakistan JF-17 Fighter Jet to Fly in 2016
The latest JF-17 fighter jet will be a combat-capable trainer-variant of the aircraft.
Two-Seat Variant of China-Pakistan JF-17 Fighter Jet to Fly in 2016
Sri Lanka to Buy 8 Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter Jets
January 07, 2016
Sri Lanka to Buy 8 Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter Jets
Sri Lanka and Pakistan agreed to the deal on the second of day of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s visit to Colombo.
Sri Lanka to Buy 8 Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter Jets
India’s New Fighter Jet Will Make International Debut in Bahrain
January 05, 2016
India’s New Fighter Jet Will Make International Debut in Bahrain
The Tejas fighter jet will perform a flight demonstration during the Bahrain International Air Show in January.
India’s New Fighter Jet Will Make International Debut in Bahrain
The Sino-Pakistani JF-17 Might Have Another Buyer in Asia
December 23, 2015
The Sino-Pakistani JF-17 Might Have Another Buyer in Asia
Malaysia recently expressed an interest in the JF-17 Thunder.
The Sino-Pakistani JF-17 Might Have Another Buyer in Asia
Pakistan to Stick With Russian Engine for JF-17 Fighter Jet
November 25, 2015
Pakistan to Stick With Russian Engine for JF-17 Fighter Jet
Chinese-made engines remain a tough sell.
Pakistan to Stick With Russian Engine for JF-17 Fighter Jet
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