10. Boeing F/A18E/F Super Hornet
Based on the McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet, the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet is a combat-proven strike fighter with built-in versatility. The F/A-18E/F's suite of integrated and networked systems provides enhanced interoperability, total force support for the combatant commander and for the troops on the ground. Both the F/A-18E (single seat) and F/A-18F (two-seat) models convert quickly from one mission type to the other with the flip of a switch to provide consistent air dominance.
9. Chengdu J-10
The J-10 from China makes part of the most advanced jet fighters in the world. Designed and produced by the China's Chengdu Aircraft Corporation (CAC) for the People's Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF), the J-10 is a multirole combat aircraft capable of all-weather operation. The Pakistan Air Force is the only export contractor for the J-10 currently.
8. Sukhoi Su-35
At 4th place among the most advanced jet fighters is the Russian made heavy class, long-range, multi-role one-seat fighter Su-35. The jet is designed by Sukhoi from the original air superiority fighter Su-27. It was originally designated Su-27M and later named Su-35. The aircraft is considered a close cousin of the Sukhoi Su-30MKI (a modernized Su-30 variant for India), because of the similar features and components it contains.
7. F-16 Fighting Falcon
Originally developed by General Dynamics for the United States Air Force, F-16 Fighting Falcon is at No. 9 in our list. Designed as an air superiority day fighter, this single-engine fighter evolved into a successful all-weather multirole aircraft. Since production was approved in 1976, more then 4,500 aircraft have been built and serve in the air forces of 25 other nations.
6. Eurofighter Typhoon
Eurofighter Typhoon spot third among the 10 most advanced jet fighters in the world. Built on the strength of four European nations: United Kingdom, Germany, Spain and Italy, and their leading defense and aerospace companies. Eurofighter Typhoon is the world's most advanced swing-role combat jet providing same time deploy-able Air-to-Air and Air-to-Surface capabilities.