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Army’s Air Force jets stage in-flight refueling 28 Nov 2018

Army’s Air Force jets stage in-flight refueling

 Iranian Army’s Air Force fighters successfully conducted a low-altitude air refueling mission over the Persian Gulf waters on Wednesday, during the 9th edition of Iran Air Show. On the third day of the exhibition, which is underway on Kish Island, air force fighters carried out an air refueling mission using two F-14 Tomcat fighters, three F-4 […]

Leader awards ‘Order of Nasr’ to Iran’s former Air Force cmdr. 29 Aug 2018

Leader awards ‘Order of Nasr’ to Iran’s former Air Force cmdr.

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei awarded the ‘Order of Nasr’ to Brigadier General Hassan Shah Safi, the former Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) Commander, for his valuable efforts and service. The Army announced on Wednesday that General Shah Safi has been awarded the ‘Order of Nasr’ for commanding several […]

Iran Army Air Force increases chopper missiles range to 12 km 18 Aug 2018

Iran Army Air Force increases chopper missiles range to 12 km

 Iranian Army Air Force Commander Brigadier General Amir Ghorbani said that renewing helicopters project is going ahead as planned, adding that the range of missiles installed on combat helicopters has increased to above 8 kilometers. The commanders of Iranian Army Air Force and Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Air Force held a joint meeting in Tehran on […]

Air Force drones team leaves for International Army Games 2018 28 Jul 2018

Air Force drones team leaves for International Army Games 2018

The drones team of the Air Force of the Army of the Islamic Republic of Iran left Iran for Kazakhstan to attend the International Army Games 2018. The drones team of the Air Force of the Army of the Islamic Republic of Iran will compete with the countries of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, China and Pakistan […]

Italy Refuses to Continue Purchasing US F-35 Fighters: Defense Minister 07 Jul 2018

Italy Refuses to Continue Purchasing US F-35 Fighters: Defense Minister

The Italian air force has already received 10 F-35 fighters, while a long-term program for their production and purchase implies an eventual total of 90 aircraft, according to the Italian media. Italy will not buy more Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jets and is mulling whether to hold on to an order to which the […]

Air Force cmdr. heads military delegation to Pakistan 26 Feb 2018

Air Force cmdr. heads military delegation to Pakistan

Iranian Air Force Commander Brig. Gen. Hassan Shah-Safi heading a high-ranking military delegation has arrived in Pakistani capital Islamabad on Mon. morning. The visit comes at the invitation of Chief of Air Staff of the Pakistan Air Force Sohail Aman. During his one-day visit to Islamabad, Shah-Safi will hold talks with his Pakistani counterpart on various topics of mutual […]