F-22s and F-35s Rock (But They Won't Entirely Replace F-16s and F-15s Just Yet)


by The National Interest

The National Interest— Charlie Gao Security, World 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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The National Interest—In Just 5 Years, We Could Be Looking at What Replaces the F-22 Stealth Fighter. Caleb Larson Security, Americas Sure, rapid prototyping sounds great, but could it work? The United States’ premier 5th generation stealth fighters, the F-35 and F-22, still have many years of life left in their wings. But, both the Navy and Air Force are already drawing up plans for their 6th generation stealth fighters. While the Navy is likely to use a conventional acquisition strategy similar to how the F-35 was acquired, the Air Force is looking back to the future. Next Generation Air...

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