Pakistan’s Minister of Defence Production (MoDP) Rana Tanveer Hussain was recently reported by Pakistani media outlining Pakistan Aeronautical Complex’s (PAC) plans to export 100 new MFI-395 Super Mushshak trainers.
Previously, Pakistan secured 52 plane orders from Nigeria, Qatar, and Turkey in total. PAC is now in talks to sell Super Mushshaks to Azerbaijan and the Maldives.
He further added that the JF-17 multi-role fighter will also secure overseas sales in 2017.
Specs wise, the MFI-395 Super Mushshak is a significantly upgraded variant of the Saab MFI-17 Supporter. In 1995, PAC started developing an indigenously manufactured version of the Supporter. The MFI-395 is powered by american engine which is capable of producing 260 hp. It is fitted with a two-bladed propeller from Hartzell.