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Мьянма покупает истребители JF-17 Thunder Officers of the air force of Myanmar have confirmed that the acquisition of fighter aircraft JF-17 Thunder Pakistan production approved by the government of the country. Reported-and-Mash, citing a local source East Pendulum. Earlier it was reported that Myanmar needs a new type of fighter to replace combat aircraft MiG-29, J-7M and attack aircraft Q-5.
JF-17 (Joint Fighter-17) Thunder (also known as FC-1 Xiaolong) developed jointly by China and Pakistan. The aircraft is armed with a double-barreled gun GSH-23 or GSH-30, has seven hardpoints weapons with a total mass of 3700 kg.