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Updated 11:29 AM EDT, Tue, Jun 16, 2020

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New AESA Radar Makes Old US F-16s Better than New Russian Su-35S in Dogfighting

"The APG-83 SABR system is in full rate production and available now for U.S. and international F-16 upgrades."

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Russia Claims New Beriev A-100 AWACS can Detect US F-22 and F-35 Stealth Fighters

Russian state-controlled media said the "next-generation operational-tactical aircraft" cited by Gen. Shoigu refers to the F-22 and the F-35.

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Japan Reports Record Interceptions of Chinese Military Aircraft over East China Sea

Japan is concerned the stepped-up pace of PLAAF air patrols are also meant to test the air defenses protecting Tokyo.

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F-35 Scores 15:1 Kill Ratio in Red Flag 2017 Air Combat Exercise

This is the first time F-35s have joined a Red Flag exercise, the premier air-to-air combat exercise of the U.S. Air Force.

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Test Flights of Russia’s New MiG-35 Fighter Shot Down by Lack of Money

Egypt signed a contract in April 2015 for 50 MiG -35s worth over $2 billion, and has made a down payment on this order.

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