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Fighter Aircraft

Introduction

Recent Fighter Competitions

F-35 F-15 F-18 F-16 Gripen Rafale Typhoon
MTOW 000kg 27.5 36.7 29.9 12.1 12.5 22.5 23.5
$ M $180 $60 $55 $75 $50 $90 $140
$ M $65 $40 $42 $30 $28 $45 $65
2005
Singapore 24 F-15 Rafale Typhoon
2008
Korea 60 F-15 Rafale Typhoon
Norway 56 F-35 Gripen Typhoon
2009
Morocco 24 F-16 Rafale
2011
Iraq 18 F-16 Mirage
Japan 48 F-35 F-18 Typhoon
Swiss 22 Gripen Rafale Typhoon
2012
India 36 F-18 F-16 Gripen Rafale Typhoon
Oman 24 F-16 Gripen Rafale Typhoon
Philippines 12 F-16 T/A 50
Saudi Arabia 84+72 F-15 Rafale Typhoon
2013
Brazil 36 F-18 Gripen Rafale Typhoon
Korea 60 F-35 F-15 Typhoon
Romania 24 F-16 Gripen Typhoon
UAE 25 F-15 F-18 F-16 Rafale Typhoon
2014
2015
Kuwait 28 F-18 Rafale Typhoon
Malaysia 18 F-18 Gripen Rafale Typhoon MiG-29
2016
Denmark 28 F-35 F-18 Gripen Typhoon
Qatar 36 F-35 F-15 F-18 F-16 Gripen Rafale Typhoon
Bahrain 17 F-35 F-16 Typhoon
Kuwait 40 F-18

Pending Fighter Competitions

2017
Malaysia 18 F-18 Gripen Rafale Typhoon MiG-29
Bulgaria 16 F-16 Gripen Typhoon
Canada 65 F-35 F-15 F-18 F-16 Gripen Rafale Typhoon
Czech R. 14 F-16 Gripen Rafale Typhoon
Slovakia 8 Gripen Mig-21
Colombia 20 F-16 Gripen Rafale Mirage 2000
India 300? F-18 F-16 Gripen Rafale Typhoon MiG-35
Indonesia 24 F-16 Typhoon KF-X
Su-35
2018
Belgium 28 F-35 F-18 Gripen Rafale Typhoon
2019
Croatia 8 F-16 Gripen
2020
Finland ?? F-35 F-15 F-18 F-16 Gripen Rafale Typhoon
Swiss 22 Gripen Rafale Typhoon
202+
Algeria ?? ??
Botswana 12 Gripen T-50
India 55 F-18 Gripen Rafale MiG-29K
Libya 24 F-16 Gripen Mirage
Nigeria ?? ?? ??
Poland 24? F-35 Typhoon M346
Singapore 50 F-35 F-16
Turkey 50 F-35 Typhoon




Aircraft Cost
(US$ million)
Fuel Economy
(km per litre)
Maximum
Payload (kg)
Combat
Radius (km)
Su-35 $65 0.19 15,500 1,500
Su-30 $53 0.58 7,983 1,296
Griphen $61 1.06 5,300 800
Rafale $68 0.27 6,500 925
Typhoon $70 0.68 6,486 1,389
F/A-18 $67 0.17 8,051 537




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