Iran says to buy new fighter jets

November 24, 2016 - 20:41

TEHRAN – The second-in-command of the Iranian Army announced on Wednesday that Iran plans to enhance the capabilities of its Air Force by purchasing new warplanes.

Brigadier General Ahmad Reza Pourdastan also said the Air Force’s overhauled planes and fighter jets are ready to defend the country and confront threats, Nasim reported.

Pourdastan didn’t mention what type of aircraft Iran plans to buy and from what country.

Sources recently said Iran and Russia were discussing arms trade.
 
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