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View Poll Results: Which F-14A would you like in DCS WORLD?
Classic F-14A of 70's 78 44.32%
Full upgraded F-14A of 90's 53 30.11%
Iranian F-14A of 80's 45 25.57%
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Old 05-24-2019, 06:15 PM   #31
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Yes, but that was decades ago and with no spare parts being delivered from the US the Iranian air force's jets of American origin should be in pretty bad shape by now unless they learned to build that tech themselves.
Articles out there suggest that intelligence reports that they are. With some quick googling, it sounds like they have increased their airworthy fleet numbers, while simultaneously increasing the capabilities of the platform.

eg. https://nationalinterest.org/blog/th...-tomcats-24750
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