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Why did the Iranian president use an old American helicopter?

Many crafts in Iran was once American built, but their parts have been changed so largely through years that now you may hardly call them American built, or any old either. Example are F-5 fighters, ...
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Why did the Iranian president use an old American helicopter?

Ali Vaez, Iran project director with the International Crisis Group, said that while U.S. sanctions have deprived Iran of the ability to renew and repair its fleet for decades, “one can’t overlook ...
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Why did the Iranian president use an old American helicopter?

It’s not just one helicopter involved. Iran has a fleet of five Bell 212 aircraft helicopters used for VIP transport. Replacing them would have cost at least ten million dollars . In the days that ...
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Why did the Iranian president use an old American helicopter?

Iran went through a major revolution in 1979, which later resulted in the Iran hostage crisis, where Iran stormed the US embassy and held hostages. As a result, Iran has been under an embargo from ...
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