(Persia Digest) – The mass production line for Iran’s first domestic fighter jet was inaugurated in Isfahan’s Iran Aircraft Manufacturing Industrial Company (HESA) by the IR of Iran army. The ceremony was attended by the Commander-in-Chief of the Army and the Minister of Defense of Iran.
The pilot fighter jet was unveiled by the President and Minister of defense on 22 August 2018.
“Kowsar” is an interceptor aircraft designed to back up the ground forces with great maneuverability.
Aviation industry experts have been able to design and install advanced electronic equipment for this aircraft. Another feature of the fighter jet is that it can carry all types of missiles and bombs needed for combat.