Iran tests 2nd home-made fighter jet

Iran on Sunday successfully tested its second homemade fighter jet "Azarakhsh" (Lightning), Fars news agency reported.

Iran tests 2nd home-made fighter jet
Iran on Sunday successfully tested its second homemade fighter jet "Azarakhsh" (Lightning), Fars news agency reported.

The jet fighter was tested in Isfahan in central Iran in the presence of Defence Minister Mostafa Mohammad Najar and other high- ranking Iranian officials, Fars reported without giving further details.

According to Tehran, Azarakhsh, which follows the first domestically-produced jet fighter Saeqeh (Thunder), was comparable to the US F-5 fighter jets.

DPA
Last Mod: 06 Ağustos 2007, 09:53
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