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Iran's Air Force proved efficient compared to other air forces

IRNA - Islamic Republic News Agency

Tehran, Feb 7, IRNA -- Iran’s Air Force proved to be the most efficient compared to other air forces in the region and world, said a military official on Monday.

Addressing a ceremony to mark Air Force Day (February 8), deputy commander of the air force, Brigadier Aziz Nasirzadeh added that the force has cut dependence on foreign suppliers of hardware and software and has reached self-sufficiency in all fields.

February 8 marks the anniversary of the allegiance of the air force with the father of the Islamic Revolution, Imam Khomeini, in 1979.

Referring to the undertakings of the Air Force, Nasirzadeh said that it has managed to build new types of military planes as well as the equipment and spare parts for all the planes and has taken major steps in the field of modern technology.

Islamic Republic News Agency/IRNA NewsCode: 30229740

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