NEW DELHI (Reuters) – All of Pakistan’s F-16 combat jets are accounted for, U.S.-based Foreign Policy magazine said, citing a count by U.S. officials, contradicting an Indian air force assessment that it had shot down one of the jets in February.
FILE PHOTO – Pakistan Air Force (PAF)’s fighter jet F-16 flies during an air show to celebrate the country’s Independence Day in Karachi, Pakistan August 14, 2017. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
India and Pakistan engaged in an aerial battle over the disputed region of Kashmir a day after Indian jets crossed over into Pakistan to attack a suspected camp of anti-India militants.
An Indian jet was brought down during the fight and its pilot captured when he ejected on the Pakistani side of the border. India said