Reply to post: Re: VIFing?

F-35 'incomparable' to Harrier jump jet, top test pilot tells El Reg

Apdsmith

Re: VIFing?

Partly that, but also the fact that the Argentine Air Force Mirages were so far into their maximum range that they couldn't throttle up to the kinds of speeds they were built to fight at. Forced to throw away a key advantage, it's unsurprising they suffered against FAA Harriers.

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