Iranian F-4 Phantom II Units in Combat, Paperback

Iranian F-4 Phantom II Units in Combat Paperback

Illustrated by Jim Laurier

Part of the Osprey Combat Aircraft series


Different versions of the jet have provided the backbone of the frontline strength of the Iranian air force since the 1970s, and whole generations of Iranian pilots and ground personnel have been trained to fly and maintain them.

Indeed, the type bore the brunt of active combat operations during the long war with Iraq.

Iranian F-4 Phantom IIs were also some of best equipped examples ever exported by the USA.

Some Iranian Phantom II pilots gathered immense experience on the type, flying it in combat for more than ten years.

This book removes the veil of secrecy surrounding Iranian Phantom II operations since the war with Iraq.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 96 pages, 40 colour & 100 b&w illustrations
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Middle Eastern history
  • ISBN: 9781841766584



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