The Dassault Mirage 2000 is a French multirole, single-engine fourth-generation jet fighter bogus by Dassault Aviation. It was advised as a failing fighter based on the Mirage III in the backward 1970s for the French Air Force. The Mirage 2000 acquired into a acknowledged multirole aircraft with several variants developed. The variants accommodate the Mirage 2000N and 2000D bang variants, the bigger Mirage 2000-5 and several consign variants. Over 600 aircraft were built and it is in account in nine countries as of 2009.