Category Archives: News

Latest News on JF-17s

Myanmar is in negotiations to licence-build JF-17 fighter

  Myanmar is in advanced stages of negotiations to license-build the JF-17 aircrafts. Myanmar Airforce had already decided to purchase 16 JF-17 fighters in 2015. Currently, the Chinese A-5s and F-7Ms fullfill the air combat role in Myanmar Airforce (MAF). … Continue reading

Share
Posted in News | Leave a comment

JF-17b dual seat aircraft to be ready by April 2017: PAF

Pakistan and China have started the prototype production of JF-17b dual seater. This was announced at a ceremony in Chendgu Aerospace corporation, China. Pakistan Airforce’s Air Marshall Muhammad Iqbal mentioned that the dual-seat aircraft would add great value to the … Continue reading

Share
Posted in News | 2 Comments

PAF seeks Thales DAMOCLES – Multifunction Targeting Pod For JF-17 Aircraft

Pakistan Air Force second-in-command Muhammad Ashfaque Arain told Reuters in an interview that his visit to Paris was partly aimed at discussing from French officials the prospects of acquiring the Damocles targeting pods for JF-17s. This was in context of the fact the Pakistan continues to … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Articles, News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

JF-17 wins first export order!

AIR Commodore Khalid Mahmood of PAF, dealing in sales and marketing stated JF-17 has won its first export order. “A contract has been signed with an Asian country”.  He did not share further details due to client sensitivities and security … Continue reading

Share
Posted in News | 2 Comments

JF-17 armed with hypersonic anti-ship CM-400AKG missile

JF-17 has been armed with hypersonic anti-ship CM-400AKG missile. Air Commodore Mahmood Khalid said “The CM-400AKG is a very high-speed missile that is very tough to intercept. It hits the target at Mach 4 or above and its kinetic impact … Continue reading

Share
Posted in News | 4 Comments