Cheetah Multirole Fighter Aircraft, South Africa

The South African Air Force (SAAF) had been operating the Cheetah since 1986, but in 2008, the cheetah series (a dual-seat Cheetah D, single-seat Cheetah E and C) was retired from SAAF's service and replaced by 26 Saab JAS 39 Gripens (17C/9D).