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Iran to Produce Modern Combat Aircraft to Trace US, Israeli Stealth Planes

TEHRAN (FNA)- A senior Iranian Air Force commander announced on Sunday that the country is planning to build a new high-tech combat aircraft capable of tracing US and Israeli modern and stealth planes.

“… we will manufacture an aircraft on Saeqeh platform which will be equipped with Fourth generation (and even higher) avionics …,” Commander of Air Force’s Owj Complex Colonel Houshang Monfaredzadeh said in an exclusive interview with FNA on Sunday.

He reiterated that Iran is reaching a level of expertise that it will soon be able to manufacture a totally different aircraft in terms of electronic, radar and avionic systems as well as weaponry equipment.

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Iran Starts Mass Production of Homemade Fighter Jet

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Air Force Spokesman General Hossein Chitforoush announced on Wednesday that the country has started production of its home-made Saeqeh fighter jets in large numbers.

“The fighter jet is now on the way of mass-production,” Chitforoush said in an interview with the state-run news agency.

He reminded the double-cockpit model of Saeqeh that was unveiled last year, and said Iran now has several squadrons of Saeqeh, while the future generations of the fighter jet will even be more advanced.

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