Iranian Order Of Battle

Known status of the Iranian armed forces as of April 2015. All numbers are approximate and only include serviceable aircraft

Reporting names are in speech marks.

Fighter Aircraft

  • Azarakhsh: 20
  • F-4 Phantom II: 38
  • F-5 Freedom Fighter and Tiger II: 70
  • F-7M Airguard (Chinese version of the MiG-21): 15
  • F-14 Tomcat: 20
  • Mirage F1: 18
  • MiG-29 "Fulcrum": 35
  • Saeqeh/"Faucet": 42
  • Su-24 "Fencer": 25
  • Su-25 "Frogfoot": 20

Trainers

  • Dorna/Tazarv advanced jet trainer: 14
  • Tucano: 10
  • Shafaq: 6

Support Aircraft

  • F27-400M transport: 8
  • Harbin Y-12 transport: 8
  • Il-76 "Candid": 15
  • P-3 Orion: 2
  • Boeing 707 tanker: 8
  • Boeing 747 tanker: 3

Helicopters