12 September 2023

Iran turns to Russia for fighter jets

Iran is looking to modernize its aging air fleet by acquiring state-of-the-art fighter jets from Russia. However, many obstacles stand in the way of this quest, including economic constraints, geopolitical concerns and the reluctance of Russia and China to supply such equipment. Iran aspires to bolster its air capacity by acquiring modern […]
6 September 2023

Iran strengthens its air fleet with Russian Yak-130 advanced trainers

Iran recently took delivery of Russian-made Yak-130 advanced trainer aircraft, marking a significant step forward for its air fleet. These aircraft could play a crucial role in the modernization of the Iranian air force, and have implications on the international stage, particularly in the context of the war in Ukraine. A new […]