- Oct 18, 2008
- Reaction score
Well, some people don't get that resources are hugely important even (actually, especially) in military affairs.sferrin said:"My plane is better because I need twice as many of them to win."lastdingo said:The F-4 was inferior to a Mirage for continental A2A because it required almost exactly twice as many resources. F-4 fleet efficiency was way inferior because the correct comparison is two Mirage IIIE vs. one F-4E. The F-4 was a definitive loser in such a matchup.
Fanbois compare one fighter to another,
while competents compare a fighter fleet affordable with a given budget to another fighter fleet affordable with a given budget.