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Zimbabwe: six Chinese K-8 replace Hawks
Harare, Zimbabwe - After British embargo
Six Chinese-made K-8 fighters will be put in service in the next months in the small Zimbabwe Air Force, whose current British-made Hawks are forced to be grounded because of London’s sanctions against human rights violations in the African Country. The K-8, which is named JL-8 in China and which is the Chinese version of Hawk, is endowed with four pillars that are capable to carry 23 mm weapons, a...
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