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Iran Army overhauls another F-4 fighter jet

Iran Army overhauls another F-4 fighter jet

TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (Press Shia) – Experts and technical staff at Mehrabad’s Shahid Lashkari Air Force Base have overhauled a grounded F-4 fighter jet.The F-4 fighter jet had been grounded for several years. The overhaul process took one year and six months and 18,000 man-hours to be fit to return to the operational phase. The jet joined the operational fleet of the Army’s Air Force after a...

Army overhauls 3 grounded jets

Army overhauls 3 grounded jets

TEHRAN, Feb. 8 (Press Shia Agency) – Three grounded jet trainers and fighter jets have been overhauled at Shahid Babaei Airbase concurrent with the Army Air Force Day.The three overhauled jets include F-14 and F-7 fighter aircraft, as well as a PC7 Turbo Trainer, according to commander of Shahid Babaei Airbase, Mohammad Jafar Tak. He maintained that the efforts put into the overhauling...

Iran’s overhauled Su-24 delivered to Air Force

Iran’s overhauled Su-24 delivered to Air Force

TEHRAN, Jan. 14 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian experts at an airbase in Shiraz have overhauled a Sukhoi Su-24 attack aircraft, which has now joined the operational fleet of Army’s air force.The Sukhoi Su-24 fighter jet had been grounded for many years, and remained in the overhaul facility of Shahid Doran Airbase in Shiraz ever since. On January 14, Iranian experts and specialized...

Strange white smoke over Tehran due to IRGC air exercise

Strange white smoke over Tehran due to IRGC air exercise

TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (Press Shia Agency) – The white smoke seen over Tehran and surrounding areas this morning was due to a tactical exercise carried out by the Guard Corps’ jets, IRGC Aerospace Force said in a statement on Tuesday.According to Sepah (IRGC) News, the white smoke seen over the sky of Tehran was due to a tactical exercise carried out by fixed-wing unmanned aerial...

Air Force massive drill kicks off in central Iran

Air Force massive drill kicks off in central Iran

TEHRAN, Oct. 31 (Press Shia) – Large-scale drill codenamed "Fada'eeyan-e Harim-e Velayat 7" and organized by Islamic Republic of Iran’s Air Force (IRIAF) has gone underway in the country's central province of Isfahan.The drill is currently underway at Shahid Babaei airbase in Isfahan province, and will continue for two days. According to the spokesman for the large-scale event General...

Omani air force chief meets with Iran’s deputy Army cmdr.

Omani air force chief meets with Iran’s deputy Army cmdr.

TEHRAN, Oct. 11 (Press Shia) – Commander of the Royal Air Force of Oman (RAFO) held talks with Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Iranian Army on Wednesday in Tehran.Air Vice-Marshal Matar bin Ali Al Obaidani of Oman and his accompanying delegation held the session with Brigadier General Ahmadreza Pourdastan on Wednesday at Iranian Army’s headquarters. During the meeting, the two sides...

US informed of Iran strikes on ISIL in Deir Ezzor

US informed of Iran strikes on ISIL in Deir Ezzor

TEHRAN, Jun. 25 (Press Shia) – IRGC Air Force commander while stressing that the June 18 missile attacks on ISIL positions successfully hit all targets said the US might have been informed of the attacks from Iran’s allies, such as Russia.Speaking to reporters on Saturday, Gen. Amir Ali Hajizadeh, the Commander of IRGC Aerospace Force, said four minutes after the first missile hit its...

IRCG to stage massive aerospace war game

IRCG to stage massive aerospace war game

TEHRAN, Jan. 27 (Press Shia Agency) – The commander of IRGC Aerospace Force said that the Force is going to stage a big war game in near future to showcase the capacities of the indigeniously manufactured equipment.“A huge aerospace war game will be staged by the Aerospace Force of the IRGC in very early future,” broke the news Brig. Gen. Amir Ali Hajizadeh, the commander of IRGC Aerospace...

IRGC to stage massive aerospace war game

IRGC to stage massive aerospace war game

TEHRAN, Jan. 27 (Press Shia Agency) – The commander of IRGC Aerospace Force said that the Force is going to stage a big war game in near future to showcase the capacities of the indigeniously manufactured equipment.“A huge aerospace war game will be staged by the Aerospace Force of the IRGC in very early future,” broke the news Brig. Gen. Amir Ali Hajizadeh, the commander of IRGC Aerospace...