Sensor? Rafale AESA radar was judged good enough by UAE. So good that they didn't inked a F35 deal.
Troll post, the UAE Rafale deal has nothing to do with the F-35.
|The defense ministry of the United Arab Emirates is expressing continued interest in US-made F-35 stealth fighter jets, despite a recent purchase of French warplanes.|
Commander of the UAE’s air force and air defense told state news outlet over the weekend that last week’s deal for 80 French-made Rafale fighter jets was no substitute for the country’s intent to buy Lockheed-Martin’s F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
“This deal is not considered as an alternative for the forthcoming F-35 deal,” Maj. Gen. Ibrahim Nasser Al Alawi told Emirates News Agency late on Saturday.
Read more: https://www.al-monitor.com/original...hter-jets-no-substitute-us-f-35#ixzz7b0olrOjD
Aircraft that are kinematically superior to the Rafale.What kind of "4th gen" fighters?