Iranian aerial victories during the Iran-Iraq war

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The Iran–Iraq War was an armed conflict between the Islamic Republic of Iran and the Republic of Iraq lasting from September 1980 to August 1988. The confirmed victories are bold and probable victories are italic in the column of victims.

Sorted by the pilots who shot down more aircraft
Pilot
Total number of kills
Victims
Weapons
-----Date-----
Fighter type
Notes
Jalil Zandi 11 MiG-21
MiG-21
MiG-23
MiG-23
Su-22
Su-22
MiG-23
MiG-23
Mirage F1
Mirage F1
Mirage F1[1]
AIM-9P
AAM
AIM-54A
AIM-54A
AAM
AAM
AAM
AIM-54A
AAM
AIM-9P
AIM-9P
15 May 81
? Jan 82
10 Oct 82
10 Oct 82
? Sep 83
? Sep 83
? Apr 86
? Apr 86
29 Aug 87
? Feb 88
? Feb 88
F-14 Tomcat The most successful Iranian fighter pilot in air combats, with 11 aerial victories. The most successful F-14 Tomcat pilot worldwide.[2][3]
Shahram Rostami 6 Mirage F1
Mirage F1
Mirage F1
MiG 21
MiG-25
MiG-25[1]
AIM-54A
AIM-54A
AIM-54A
AIM-7E
AIM-54A
AIM-54A
22 Oct 81
22 Oct 81
22 Oct 81
22 Oct 81
16 Sep 82
1 Dec 82
F-14 Tomcat
A. Afshar 6 MiG 23
MiG-21
MiG-21
Mirage F1
Su-22
Mirage F1[1]
AAM
AIM-7E
AIM-54A
AAM
AIM-54
AIM-9P
13 Oct 80
21 Nov 80
27 Nov 80
7 Oct 86
? Feb 87
15 May 88
F-14 Tomcat
Afkhami 6 MiG-23
MiG-23
Su-22
MiG-23
Mirage F1
Mirage F1[1]
AAM
AAM
AAM
AAM
AIM-7
AIM-7
? Jun 83
? Oct 83
? Jun 84
22 Aug 87
15 Nov 87
15 Nov 87
F-14 Tomcat
Yadollah Sharifirad 5 Su-22

MiG-21
MiG-21
MiG-21
MiG-21[4]
See the notes
Maneuver
20 mm
20 mm
Maneuver
21 Oct 80

21 Nov 80
24 Nov 80
16 Dec 80
16 Dec 80
Northrop F-5 On 21 Oct 80 the Iraqi fighter hit the ground during the chase.
The most successful F-5 Pilot in the aerial combats during the Iran-Iraq war.
ّFarahavar 4 MiG-23
MiG-23
MiG-23
MiG-23[5]
AIM-54A
AIM-54A
AIM-54A
AIM-54A
7 Jan 81
7 Jan 81
7 Jan 81
7 Jan 81
F-14 Tomcat
Shafi / Alaei 4 SA.342M
SA.342M
SA.316B
Mil Mi-24[6]
20 mm
20 mm
20 mm
20 mm
2 Nov 82
2 Nov 82
3 Nov 82
21 Nov 82
AH-1J
Assadollah Adeli / Mohammad Masbough 3 MiG-23
MiG-23
MiG-23[7]
AIM-54 7 Jan 81 F-14 Tomcat Adeli, with his RIO Mohammad Masbough, shot down three MiG-23s, which were in a close formation, by only one AIM-54.[7]
Ghiassi 3 Mirage F1
Mirage F1
Mirage F1[1]
AIM-7E
AIM-9P
AIM-9P
9 Feb 88
9 Feb 88
9 Feb 88
F-14 Tomcat
Abbas Doran 3 MiG-23
MiG-23
MiG-21[5]
AIM-7E
AIM-7E
AIM-7E
29 Sep 80
29 Sep 80
2 Nov 80
F-4 Phantom II
Rahnavard 3 Su-22
Mirage F-1
Mirage F-1[1]
AIM-7E
AIM-9P
AIM-9P
 ? May 87
16 Feb 88
16 Feb 88
F-14 Tomcat
Zoghi 3 MiG-23
MiG-23
Mirage F1[1]
AIM-9P
AIM-7E
AIM-9P
23 Jan 87
23 Jan 87
9 Jul 88
F-14 Tomcat
Khosrodad 3 MiG-21
MiG-23
MiG-23[1]
AIM-7E
AIM-54A
AIM-54A
21 Nov 82
21 Nov 82
21 Nov 82
F-14 Tomcat
Mohammad Hashem Aleagha 3 MiG-21
Mirage F1
Mirage F1[1]
AIM-7E
AIM-54A
AIM-54A
20 Oct 80
11 Dec 81
11 Dec 81
F-14 Tomcat
Yadollah Javadpour 2 Su-20
MiG-25[5][8]
20 mm
AIM-9J
17 Oct 80
6 Aug 83
Northrop F-5
Hassan Afghantoloee 2 Mirage F1
Mirage F1[9]
AIM-7E
AIM-9P
18 Feb 87
18 Feb 87
F-14 Tomcat
G. Malej 2 MiG-23
MiG-23[1]
AIM-9P
AIM-9P
18 Oct 80
18 Oct 80
F-14 Tomcat
Ali Azimi 2 MiG-21
MiG-23[1]
AIM-54A
AIM-54A
23 Sep 80
23 Sep 80
F-14 Tomcat
R. Azad 2 MiG-21
MiG-21[1]
AIM-54A
AIM-54A
11 Dec 81
11 Dec 81
F-14 Tomcat
Joshan/ Hashemzade 2 Su-22
Su-22[10]
AIM-7E
AIM-9P
11 May 85
15 May 85
F-4 Phantom II
G. Esmaeli 2 Silkworm (missile)
Xian H-6[1]
AIM-54A
AIM-54A
25 Feb 88
25 Feb 88
F-14 Tomcat
Rassi 1 MiG-23[5] 20mm 25 Sep. 80 F-4 Phantom II
Adibi 1 Super Etendard[11] AIM-7E 2 Apr 84 F-4 Phantom II
Esmail Sehati / Mohammad Sahrai 1 MiG-21[12] 20 mm 14 Feb 86 AH-1J
Amir 1 MiG-23[5] AIM-9P 21 Apr 81 F-14 Tomcat
Hasibi 1 MiG-23[5] AIM-9P 13 Oct 80 F-4 Phantom II
Abbassi / Kuchmezgi 1 MiG-23[11] AIM-9P 26 Apr 81 F-4 Phantom II
Salari 1 MiG-23[11] AIM-9P 14 Jun 88 F-4 Phantom II
Moslemi 1 MiG-23[1] AIM-7E 23 Jan 87 F-14 Tomcat
Reza ? 1 MiG-23[1] AIM-7E 12 Jul 86 F-14 Tomcat
Hadavand 1 Mirage F1[1] AIM-54A 22 Oct 81 F-14 Tomcat
Amiraslani 1 Mirage F1[1] AIM-54A 20 Feb 87 F-14 Tomcat
Mohammad Reza Ataei 1 MiG-23[1] AIM-54A 13 Sep 80 F-14 Tomcat The first killer of an Iraqi aircraft during the border conflicts between Iran and Iraq, nine days before the official beginning of the Iran-Iraq war.
Hashemi 1 Mirage F1[13] Aim-54 26 Mar 85 F-14 Tomcat
S. Naghdi 1 MiG-23[1] AIM-54A 25 Sep 80 F-14 Tomcat
Sarlak 1 MiG-21[11] 20 mm 25 Apr 81 F-4 Phantom II
Afkhami 1 MiG-21[11]  ?  ? Dec 80 F-4 Phantom II
Mahlouji / Goudarz 1 MiG-21[11] AIM-9P 26 Apr 81 F-4 Phantom II
Mofidi 1 MiG-21[11] AIM-9P 22 Sep 81 F-4 Phantom II
Abbas Hazin 1 MiG-21[1] AIM-9P 26 Oct 80 F-14 Tomcat
K. Akhbari 1 MiG-21[1] AIM-9P 26 Oct 80 F-14 Tomcat
Farhad Dehghan 1 MiG-21[1] AIM-54A 2 Dec 80 F-14 Tomcat
Ebrahimi 1 Su-20[5] 20mm 17 oct 80 Northrop F-5
Moussavi 1 Su-22[1] AIM-54A 21 Jul 82 F-14 Tomcat
Bozorgi 1 Mil Mi-8[5] 20 mm 3 Dec 80 Northrop F-5
Alireza Yassini 1 SA.321GV[14] AGM-65A 12 Jul 86 F-4 Phantom II

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