Which is better Mirage 2000 or F-16?
1. Mirage is faster, but it is made as interceptor as response on Soviet MiG-25 and MiG-21 that can fly really fast. Mirage is not fighter, it is interceptor, so nowdays F-16 is lot more better. F-16 can carry lot more weapons, it is multirole fighter, not too modern but better than any interceptor from Cold War.
Is Mirage 2000 a good fighter jet?
A single aircraft can hold at least 2 laser-guided bombs, capable of taking out major ground targets. Since a large number of weapons can be stored on this aircraft, the swift Mirage 2000 can definitely be used efficiently in both air-to-air and air-to-ground combat.
Which fighter jet is better than F-16?
The Rafale reaches a maximum speed that is 410 knots faster than the F-16. – Maximum thrust is 34,000 (lbf / pound-force). Rafale produces 5,000 more pound-forces of thrust than the F-16. – Exterior Dimensions: Height 17.52 feet., wingspan 35.43 feet, total length 50.10 feet.
Is MiG 21 better than F-16?
The MiG-21 is a third-generation supersonic jet fighter and interceptor aircraft, which was introduced into the Soviet military in 1959. Obviously, the F-16 has much more advanced characteristics, including a combat radius of 547 km, compared to 370 km of MiG-21.
Do Pakistan have Mirage 2000?
Since its establishment in 1947, the PAF has been involved in various combat operations, providing aerial support to the operations and relief efforts of the Pakistani military….
|Pakistan Air Force|
|Attack||Mirage 5, Mirage III, Burraq UAV, CH-4 UAV|
|Electronic warfare||2000 Erieye (AWACS), ZDK-03 (AWACS), Falcon DA-20 (EW)|
Which is better the Mirage 2000 or the F-16?
F-16 is armed with long range AAM missiles while Mirage is not… So F-16 with and upgraded radar in BLOCK 60 version will easilly hit Mirage from long distance… F-16 is for me lot better than Mirage. Era of interceptors was over. 2. Mirage is not fighter, it is interceptor, so nowdays F-16 is lot more better.
How many Mirage 2000 fighter jets were made?
A total of 75 and 86 Mirage 2000Ns and Mirage 2000Ds were manufactured, respectively. By the late 1980s, the Mirage 2000 was beginning to age compared with the latest models of F-16 fighters.
Is the Mirage 2000 used in the Turkish Air Force?
Hello guys, I found some interesting piece of information from an interview with a Hellenic Air Force (Greece) Mirage 2000 pilot. The Hellenic AF operates both the Mirage 2000 and the F-16. They train together and have gained valuable experience about both the aircraft and especially the F-16, as their rivals, the Turks also operate F-16s. Do read:
Which is better a falcon or a mirage?
Falcon is an air superiority fighter and with latest AESA radar upgrade for (Taiwan Air Force) it is more advanced and good as Gripen or MiG-29. Also F-16 thrust/weight is lot better, so it is better in dogfight and maneuverability. I agree that Mirage is an beautiful aircraft, but F-16 have adventage in all areas…except speed…