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2013-01-12 India-Pakistan
Pakistan Air Force Crumbling Away
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Posted by Water Modem 2013-01-12 00:42|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [246 views ]  Top

#1 Oh, BOO HOO, I'll bet Obama's expected to fork over the Latest in Aircraft, he's a "Good Muslim".

And after all, it's expected.
Posted by Redneck Jim 2013-01-12 02:14||   2013-01-12 02:14|| Front Page Top

#2 If you were to look at the aircraft of the US, i think it is safe to say that we also have a goodly number over 20 years old and we don't lose 2% a year. and that includes working off a carrier; how many of those does Pakiwakiland have?
That damned ol' 'Allen wills it' maintenance mindset will getcha every time....
Posted by USN,Ret. 2013-01-12 03:18||   2013-01-12 03:18|| Front Page Top

#3 After leaving Afghanistan lets hope we support India and Afghanistan instead of Pakistan as they are clearly no friend of the West.

They are a country full of radicals from Hamid Gul/ISI downwards.
Posted by Ebbeath Ulise1733 2013-01-12 12:18||   2013-01-12 12:18|| Front Page Top

#4 Perhaps cutting back on the 'whiskey budget' a bit?
Posted by Pappy 2013-01-12 12:21||   2013-01-12 12:21|| Front Page Top

#5 That damned ol' 'Allen wills it' maintenance mindset will getcha every time....

Wouldn't surprise me if money budgeted for spare parts was being skimmed off. Corruption is a big factor in the decrepit state of Third World militaries. Phantom soldiers and phantom parts - all paid for but existing only as budget line items and secret foreign bank accounts.
Posted by Zhang Fei 2013-01-12 17:33||   2013-01-12 17:33|| Front Page Top

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