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Iranian Photos of the Day


Big news in the Iranian press today. It seems that Iran’s home-built fighter plane, the Azaraksh, has had a successful test. Now if only the different Iranian press outlets can agree on what it looks like. Here’s coverage from Iran’s Press TV:

And here’s coverage from the Islamic Republic News Agnecy:

I’m pretty sure the correct image is the bottom one, as reports have suggested the Azaraksh is a copy of the 1960 era F-5 fighter and not what looks to be a F-16 fighter in the top photo.


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