(Turkey) The Turkish Air Force: Flying into the Abyss? (Burak Bekdil, BESA Center)

Turkey’s F-16s will be phased out in 10 to 15 years. Now that it has been kicked out of the US-led F-35 program and is facing US military sanctions, what can Ankara do to sustain aerial firepower? A Russian fighter seems the only feasible option, but even that may come too late.