World / US count found no Pakistani F-16s missing: Report questions Indian account of dogfight

India Today : Apr 05, 2019, 11:40 AM

A recent American count of Pakistan's F-16 fighter jets found none missing, a top news magazine has reported, citing two "senior US defence officials with direct knowledge of situation". The heat of combat, Varthaman, flying a vintage MiG-21 Bison, got a lock on the Pakistani F-16, fired, and genuinely believed he scored a hit. AMRAAM missile parts to bolster its argument that Pakistan used F-16s.