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  • n. The ISO 3166-1 three-letter (alpha-3) code for Pakistan.


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  • The jet - also known by the Russian designation PAK FA - is seen as a potential rival to the US F-22 Raptor, which first flew in 1997.

    BBC News | News Front Page | World Edition

  • February 10th, 2009 at 2: 21 am we can hire the old AFLACK duck to do the new spots .. he just says AFF-PAK instead of Aff-lack …. hehe

    Far From The Beaten Path | ATTACKERMAN

  • Once the PAK-FA is deployed within a theatre of operations, especially if it is supported robustly by counter-VLO capable ISR systems, the United States will no longer have the capability to rapidly impose air superiority, or possibly even achieve air superiority.

    Stromata Blog

  • The available evidence demonstrates at this time that a mature production PAK-FA design has the potential to compete with the F-22A Raptor in VLO performance from key aspects, and will outperform the F-22A Raptor aerodynamically and kinematically.

    Stromata Blog

  • Therefore, from a technological strategy perspective, the PAK-FA renders all legacy US fighter aircraft, and the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter, strategically irrelevant and non-viable after the PAK-FA achieves IOC in 2015. ...

    Stromata Blog

  • Should the United States continue along the force structure path for TACAIR mapped out by OSD policy definition of the last three years [i. e., relying primarily on the F-35], it will be denied access to any operational theatre into which credible numbers of the PAK-FA are deployed by an opponent.

    Stromata Blog

  • Or, the Empire will be at war in [AF-PAK] for a thousand years.

    Matthew Yglesias » Endgame

  • Fast, stealthy, and with state-of-the-art electronics, the PAK-FA is known as the “Raptor killer.”

    Matthew Yglesias » Government for Sale

  • However if we are trying to win hearts & minds in the AF-PAK area, we must first clear away – destroy – the extremest elements in that area.

    Kremlin: U.S. can ship weapons across Russia to Afghanistan

  • July 3rd, 2009 11: 53 am ET to endthewarz – isn't it feasible to surmise that the U.S. cannot just end the war, we can't just allow al qaeda & extremist taliban to operate unchecked in th AF-PAK area.

    Kremlin: U.S. can ship weapons across Russia to Afghanistan


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