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Iranian Air Force Commander Says New Homegrown Aircraft to Be Unveiled

Iranian Air Force Commander Says New Homegrown Aircraft to Be Unveiled

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – Iran plans to unveil new domestically-produced planes in the near future, an Air Force commander said. - Defense news - Brigadier General Mohammad Zalbeigi, the commander of Shahid Lashgari Airbase in Tehran, said the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) is progressing with the same pace as other countries despite the sanctions. “We have had...

Second US Combat Aircraft Crashes during Training in Florida

Second US Combat Aircraft Crashes during Training in Florida

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – A US Air Force F-35 Lightning II combat aircraft was lost during a training mission in Florida days after another military jet crashed near the same airbase. - World news - The jet belonging to the 58th Fighter Squad crashed at around 9:30pm local time Tuesday while conducting a “routine” night training flight, Eglin Air Force Base in Florida said, RT...

US Aircraft Relocate Daesh Terrorists from Syria to Iraq: Badr

US Aircraft Relocate Daesh Terrorists from Syria to Iraq: Badr

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - US forces have transferred Daesh terrorists from Syria into Iraq amid Washington’s attempts to reinforce the American presence in the Arab country, a senior official with Iraq’s Badr Organization said. - World news - “Eyewitnesses living along the border with Syria have informed security officials that American forces are conducting extensive airborne...

Commander of US Aircraft Carrier Hit by Coronavirus Removed

Commander of US Aircraft Carrier Hit by Coronavirus Removed

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) - The commander of a US aircraft carrier that has been hit by a major outbreak of coronavirus has been relieved of command. - World news - The commander of a US aircraft carrier that has been hit by a major outbreak of coronavirus has been relieved of command for showing "poor judgment" days after writing a memo warning Navy leadership that decisive action was...

Defense Minister Lauds Iranian Technicians for Overhauling 8 Military Aircraft

Defense Minister Lauds Iranian Technicians for Overhauling 8 Military Aircraft

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami hailed efforts by technicians of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) who managed to overhaul eight fighter jets and other military airplanes. - Defense news - “The overhaul of military aircraft is a complicated process that only a few powerful countries in the world could do,” General Hatami said at...