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Order of Battle - Iran

The list below provides an overview of military aircraft types operated by Iranian armed forces and the (primary) roles they fulfil.

Iran is a country in Asia sharing borders with Afghanistan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Russia, Turkey and Turkmenistan.

  Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force
3x   AB206A   utility
11x   An-74TK-200   heavy transport
10x   Bell 212   utility
..x   Bell 214   utility
2x   Bell 412   VIP transport
6x   Boeing 707   air-to-air refueling & heavy transport
3x   Boeing 747   air-to-air refueling & heavy transport
6x   C-130E Hercules   tactical transport
10x   C-130H Hercules   tactical transport
25x   CH-47C Chinook   heavy-lift transport
10x   Emb312 Tucano   basic flying training
15x   F-4D Phantom   air defence
29x   F-4E Phantom   air defence
..x   F-5A Freedom Fighter   air defence
6x   F-5B Simorgh   operational conversion
3x   F-5E Azarakhsh   air defence
8x   F-5E Saeghe   air defence
..x   F-5E Tiger   air defence
9x   F-5F Tiger   operational conversion
20x   F-7M Airguard   air-to-air refueling & heavy transport
59x   F-14A Tomcat   multi-role
..x   Fajr-3   basic flying training
2x   Fajr-22   surveillance
  "          "   +10 on order
6x   Falcon 20   VIP transport
10x   Fokker 27   tactical transport
5x   FT-7   operational conversion
10x   Il-76 Candid   heavy transport
2x   JT2-2 Tazarv   advanced flying training
  "          "   +22 on order
1x   L-1329 Jetstar   VIP transport
4x   Mi-8MTW Hip   medium-lift transport
2x   Mi-17 Hip   medium-lift transport
46x   Mi-171Sh Hip   medium-lift transport
60x   MiG-29A Fulcrum   air defence
15x   MiG-29UB Fulcrum   operational conversion
12x   Mirage F1BQ/EQ   multi-role
23x   Mushshak   basic flying training
5x   P-3F Orion   anti-submarine warfare & maritime patrol
12x   Parastoo   basic flying training
12x   PC-6 Porter   light transport
20x   PC-7 Turbo Trainer   basic flying training
5x   RF-4E Phantom   reconnaissance
4x   RF-5E Tiger   reconnaissance
23x   Su-24MK Fencer   ground attack
5x   T-33A Shooting Star   advanced flying training
12x   TB-20/200   light transport
14x   Y-7   tactical transport
8x   Y-12   light transport
   
  Islamic Republic of Iran Navy
5x   AB205   utility
2x   AB206A   utility
10x   AB212   anti-submarine warfare
4x   Aero Commander 690   light transport
2x   Falcon 20   VIP transport
4x   Fokker 27   tactical transport
5x   Mi-171Sh Hip   medium-lift transport
5x   RH-53D Stallion   heavy-lift transport & mine sweeping
30x   SH-3D Sea King   anti-submarine warfare & medium-lift transport
   
  Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps Air Force
70x   AH-1J Sea Cobra   anti-armour attack
..x   An-14 Clod   light transport
12x   An-74TK-200 Coaler   heavy transport
32x   Emb312 Tucano   basic flying training & light attack
..x   F-7M Airguard   air defence
..x   Falcon 20   VIP transport
..x   H-3 Sea King   medium-lift transport
15x   Il-76 Candid   heavy transport
..x   MFI-17 Mushshak   basic flying training
..x   Mi-8 Hip   medium-lift transport
24x   Mi-171 Hip   medium-lift transport
..x   Shahed 278   utility
..x   Shahed 285   anti-armour attack
6x   Su-25K Frogfoot   ground attack
6x   Su-25UB Frogfoot   operational conversion
..x   UH-1 Iroquois   utility
   
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