You have to look at this guy from a different perspective. He is or is one of the best analysts on you tube at this time---.
What he says between tongue and cheek is absolutely the best recognition that the JF17 could get---.
His comment has totally changed the image of the JF17---.
People have misunderstood the capabilities of the JF17---. It maybe a basically equipped aircraft for not so well off countries just like the base model of the F16---or a fully equipped JF17 with all its weapons delivery capabilities brings out a monstrosity in a smaller package that no other aircraft allows in its price range.
The JF17's induction could have also brought out the F16 BLK70 with a newer paraphernalia---.
Because F16 was at a dead end and ending the production of the F16 would have left a wide open space for the Gripen and the JF17---.
The Nigerian air force is set to receive three Chengdu/Pakistan Aeronautical Complex JF-17 fighters, as well as eight unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) from China. The JF-17 acquisition will see Pakistani pilots and technicians deployed to Nigeria for the first year of operations in the country...