A statement issued at this time by ADA right this moment said that the IAF had projected a necessity for eighty three Tejas Mk-II aircraft (which would give the IAF a fleet of 123 plane in complete – far less than projected). Which is completely incorrect and I really do not understand why Gripen supporters at all times say this? It’s higher on some points, agreed, but mainly on specific techs, or weapons. At all basic specs LCA MK2 will likely be very near Gripen NG, which is even logical, as a result of they’ve so many similarities in design.
The twin-engine benefit was instantly evident when the Rafale and the Eurofighter took to the skies, lashing the spectators with a blast of sound. There was little to choose between each these plane, their High-G (sharp turn); Excessive-Alpha (slow flying) aerobatics leaving the spectators clapping. The Chinese will use cruise and ballistic missiles to target Indian Air Bases and defensive infrastructure before launching Air Raids, all these uber expensive fighters could also be sitting ducks on destroyed run ways. The Gripen meanwhile can function from highways and improvised air strips.
Whether it’s military plane or comercial plane reality is Embraer … Read more