4th generation fighter: expect them to fly and fight on for years to come.
Key Point: Even older planes can be upgraded and are attractive due to their lower costs. Here are some of the planes that will likely serve in combat even as nations look into sixth generation fighters.
As Russian and China’s 5th generation stealth fighters are nearing completion, some people are wondering how long much longer 4th generation fighters such as the F-16, F-15, Su-27, and MiG-29...
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