what is your opinion in comparing betveen SAAB J 37 and Mig 23?
Well for what i know most here is that the JA 37 has better avionicks and radarcapability.
JA 37 climes 10,000 feet per minute faster.
JA needs only 400m long runvay compare to 900m to Mig 23.
The lifetime for the RM 8 (wiggenengine) is 2 maby 3 times longer compare to the R-27 or R-29 on the Mig 23.
The cannons on the Mig 23 (GSh-23) has mutch faster firingrate but less punc and range compare to the wiggens (Oerlikon KCA) cannons
Wiggens turned around is 10min (some did in 7 min).
The Mig 23 is both 10% in faster and longer range.