HAL Tejas Vs JF 17 Thunder 4.5 Generation Aircrafts is a concerned topic to know about. Nowadays India’s Defense is majorly concentrating on LCA Tejas which is a fighter Aircrafts made by HAL. It is expected that this HAL Tejas will be one step ahead from the Pakistan made JF 17. The features of HAL Tejas as compared with JF 17 is unique. Check here all the information regarding HAL Tejas Vs JF 17 Thunder 4.5 Generation Aircrafts.
HAL Tejas Vs JF 17 Thunder 4.5 Generation Aircrafts
|First flight||4 January 2001|
HAL Tejas is an Indian single-seat, single-jet engine, multi-role light fighter developed by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited. It has double delta wing configuration with no tailplanes or canard, and a single dorsal fin. And has technologies such as relaxed static stability, fly-by-wire flight control system, multi-mode radar, integrated digital avionics system, composite material structures, and a flat rated engine.
JF 17 THUNDER
|First flight||25 August 2003|
JF-17 Thunder is a lightweight, single-engine, multi-role combat aircraft developed jointly by the Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) and the Chengdu Aircraft Corporation (CAC). The JF-17 can be used for aerial reconnaissance, ground attack and aircraft interception.
Comparison of HAL Tejas Vs JF 17 Thunder
|Type of Engine||Low Bypass Turbofan (Single GE F414-IN20)||Turbofan (Single Klimov RD93 OR WS-13)|
|Technology||Digital fly by wire, Glass cockpit and Open System Architecture Avionics||Digital fly by wire, Glass cockpit and Open System Architecture Avionics|
|Structure||Carbon fibre Composites, Aluminum Alloy and Titanium Alloy||Aluminum and Steel Alloy made semi monocoque|
|Fuel Capacity||725L in drop tanks, 1200L and 800L in under wing inboard||800L in drop tanks, 1100L and 800L in under wing inboard|
|Radar||ELTA EM 302 and AESA||KLJ7 and Thale RC 400|
|Empty Weight||7070 kg||6411 kg|
|Take Off Weight (Max)||9850 kg||9072 kg|
|Take Off Distance (Max)||460m||609m|
|Landing Distance (Min)||750m||823m|
|Afterburner Thrust||84 KN||84.4 KN|