IAF Upgrades First F-16C/D Strike Aircraft

5 December 2010 (Last Updated December 5th, 2010 18:30)

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has upgraded its first Lockheed Martin F-16C/D to the 'Barak 2020' configuration. The attack aircraft has been equipped with a new head-up display and digital debriefing system. Future upgrades under the programme will involve simulators for the F-1

The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has upgraded its first Lockheed Martin F-16C/D to the ‘Barak 2020’ configuration.

The attack aircraft has been equipped with a new head-up display and digital debriefing system.

Future upgrades under the programme will involve simulators for the F-16C/D to incorporate the new systems, reports Flightglobal.

In addition, the modifications programme involves other undisclosed capability enhancements.