The Stinger missiles supplied by the United States gave Afghan guerrillas, generally known as the Mujahideen, the ability to destroy the dreaded Mi-24D helicopter gunships deployed by the Soviets to enforce their control over Afghanistan.
"A Walk To F-16 After Step Briefing With Your Instructor Pilot"
PAF F-16 Pilots look ready for some high aspect BFM training. You will fight your instructor from a neutral starting position, pointed at each other & be expected to 'wring the jet out' by optimizing turning performance & G-Loads. Keeping an eye on your adversary, applying an appropriate game plan & working your weapon systems while under G are all vital elements of winning a high aspect fight in the mighty F-16 Fighting Falcon