The JF-17 programme is a joint venture between China and Pakistan aimed at the overseas market. Photo: Twitter
The JF-17 programme is a joint venture between China and Pakistan aimed at the overseas market. Photo: Twitter

Chinese fighter jets’ South American hopes grounded as Argentina pulls purchase plan

  • Argentina will not make any immediate military aircraft purchases, President Alberto Fernandez has said of US$664 million defence budget plan
  • China’s FC-1/JF-17 ‘Thunder’ multi-role fighter aircraft, jointly produced with Pakistan, is believed to have been a top contender

The JF-17 programme is a joint venture between China and Pakistan aimed at the overseas market. Photo: Twitter
The JF-17 programme is a joint venture between China and Pakistan aimed at the overseas market. Photo: Twitter
READ FULL ARTICLE