The Untold Story Of How An F-35 & F-16 Waged A Mock Dogfight. How An F-35 & F-16 Waged A Mock Dogfight?. The aviation world and the U.S. defense industry were shocked when an old F-16 fighter shot down in mock combat a brand new F-35.
At a time when the F-35 was bringing up problem after problem, the results of the dogfight alarmed the Pentagon.
A Sluggish Aircraft.
An Unfair Dogfight.