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PostPosted: 27 Feb 2019, 10:10 
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Hi guys,

Look at this story

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2019/0 ... ate-right/

That's a Mirage 2000 pictured, right?

Then Pakistan claimed they shot down two Indian aircraft.

Claim and counter-claim. Who can we believe?

But in any case, what do you think of the match-up:

Pakistani JF17 vs Indian Mirage 2000
Pakistani F16 vs Indian Mirage 2000?


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PostPosted: 27 Feb 2019, 11:42 
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Dont think the Mirage can compete with F16.


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PostPosted: 27 Feb 2019, 11:52 
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Two Indian Jets shot down
https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2019/0 ... ate-right/

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PostPosted: 27 Feb 2019, 12:07 
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Looks like a MiG-21 that came down vertically/no forward velocity.

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Pilot was slapped :lol:
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-47397418

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More info coming out, showing that we haven't heard the last about this story at all. This

http://cdrsalamander.blogspot.com/2019/ ... eable.html

says that an Indian Mig 21 shot down a Pakistani F 16... but was then shot down itself.

Two things two note:

1. The old fighter shooting down the new one
2. This was the first peer to peer aerial engagement in the whole world in how many years?

Lots to learn here.


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PostPosted: 02 Mar 2019, 10:14 
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Thanks for the link, most interesting.

Wonder what the circumstances were around the helicopter crash?

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