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Iran unveils third generation fighter jets
2013-01-25
Iranian Defense Minister will soon unveil the third generation of Iranian fighter jets, defense ministry official said, MNA reported.
Readers should click the link for a look. I think it's a cleaned up F5...
Reports quoted Ahmad Vahidi as saying; "a new fighter jet to be unveiled soon, is designed as a bomber and performs both air-to-air and air-to-ground missions. It is fully engineered by Islamic Republic of Iran's scientists and is considered a very important achievement for Iran."

This will be the third generation of Iranian fighter jets unveiled by Iranian defense ministry since the Islamic Revolution in 1979. Previously, Iran Defense industry had revealed "Azarakhsh" and "Saeqeh" for first and second generation of fighter jets respectively.
Posted by:Steve White

#6  Yep. They just rework the F5 electronics a bit and call it a new generation.
Posted by: DarthVader   2013-01-25 20:54  

#5  They forgot the "We Brake For NOBODY" sticker...
Posted by: Muggsy Mussolini1226   2013-01-25 13:09  

#4  Kinda fancy for a target drone.
Posted by: gorb   2013-01-25 10:28  

#3  Revolutionary paint job.
Posted by: Nimble Spemble   2013-01-25 09:06  

#2  Code-named "Splash"
Posted by: Frank G   2013-01-25 08:46  

#1  Looks like that to me, Dr. Steve.
Posted by: USN,Ret.   2013-01-25 08:45  

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