Aviation University Complex (AUC)

Weapon Program: 

  • Military


Mehrabad Airport, Tehran

Reportedly part of the Malek Ashtar University of Technology; reported design of the Shafagh advanced subsonic trainer and attack aircraft, a prototype of which is scheduled for rollout in 2008; the Shafagh design team is reportedly working under the instruction of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC), and has received help from engineers from both the Russian MiG Aircraft Corporation and the Sukhoi Design Bureau.

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Date Entered: 

January 26, 2004

Date Last Modified: 

February 25, 2004