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Aviation experts say new Iranian stealth jet is a pathetic hoax that canít even fly
New York Post ^ | February 8, 2013 | Andy Soltis

Posted on 02/08/2013 7:59:22 AM PST by Zakeet

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To: manic4organic
Looks like a Kenwood cassette stereo in the instrument panel.

Bottom-center on the dash? Awesome. Me, I'm totally digging that sawed-off 90s-era PC joystick, duct-taped to what appears to be a 1" plumbing pipe, and the rubber square tacked to the flooring. That, and I love the backside view of the fiberglass exterior.


41 posted on 02/08/2013 9:05:43 AM PST by Alex Murphy ("If you are not firm in faith, you will not be firm at all" - Isaiah 7:9)
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To: ArrogantBustard

Please look at the walls of the room in the photos. There isn’t even a door big enough to roll the “fighter” through to the outside world! I guess he’ll just have to blast his way out with one of those nifty rockets under his wings...wait a minute....! No racks. No rockets. No brains.


42 posted on 02/08/2013 9:05:52 AM PST by Torahman (Remember the Maccabees!)
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To: ArrogantBustard

Please look at the walls of the room in the photos. There isn’t even a door big enough to roll the “fighter” through to the outside world! I guess he’ll just have to blast his way out with one of those nifty rockets under his wings...wait a minute....! No racks. No rockets. No brains.


43 posted on 02/08/2013 9:06:13 AM PST by Torahman (Remember the Maccabees!)
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To: ArrogantBustard

Looking at the vid I don’t see any intakes on the bottom. Looks like these intakes would not work at high angles of attack anyway.

This is probably just a model. A lot of countries will do that but make a 1/3 scale that shows all the pieces.

They may not have the ability to make this but they can buy it.


44 posted on 02/08/2013 9:06:13 AM PST by USAF80
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To: ArrogantBustard

Please look at the walls of the room in the photos. There isn’t even a door big enough to roll the “fighter” through to the outside world! I guess he’ll just have to blast his way out with one of those nifty rockets under his wings...wait a minute....! No racks. No rockets. No brains.


45 posted on 02/08/2013 9:06:25 AM PST by Torahman (Remember the Maccabees!)
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To: Zakeet; All
Hmmm...

They could have bought one of these from Greece and it actually flies !!!!

basically a Fat Ultralight, with a Rotax 503 ( about 50 hp) 2 stroke in a semi-duct with a full sized prop.

Seriously, on the F-313, the wing is way to thick, the down-turned tips are problematic, and the air inlets on top are a no-no. Only the F117 and the B-2 pulled it off, for other reasons...

46 posted on 02/08/2013 9:11:42 AM PST by taildragger (( Tighten the 5 point harness and brace for Impact Freepers, ya know it's coming..... ))
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To: humblegunner

My first question upon seeing that picture is why are all the warning labels written in English instead of Farsi?


47 posted on 02/08/2013 9:14:50 AM PST by EricT. (The Second Amendment is Tyrant Control.)
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To: ArrogantBustard

I didn’t see the pics posted before mine which has a view of the top and they do look like engine inlets. But for what kind of engines? A Cox .049?

It appears to have only one engine so maybe the ports aren’t too small but the only thing to compare them with are the plane which is clearly not a full scale mockup.

Did they take the real looking bits out of the F-14s they had from the Shah’s time?


48 posted on 02/08/2013 9:15:56 AM PST by Lx (Do you like it, do you like it. Scott? I call it Mr. and Mrs. Tennerman chili.)
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To: USAF80
Looks like these intakes would not work at high angles of attack anyway.

They'll be sucking vacuum ...

49 posted on 02/08/2013 9:18:58 AM PST by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilization is Aborting, Buggering, and Contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: Lx
Did they take the real looking bits out of the F-14s they had from the Shah’s time?

No ... they're actually still flying their Tomcats.

We're not flying ours.

Makes me proud to be an American ...

(I know ... we wore 'em out. Still ... )

50 posted on 02/08/2013 9:21:51 AM PST by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilization is Aborting, Buggering, and Contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: Resolute Conservative

Jump to conclusions much? I mean, it certainly couldn’t be internet image searches or copying from their older Shah-era aircraft. Nope. U.S. subcontractors. Treason.


51 posted on 02/08/2013 9:22:03 AM PST by Future Snake Eater (CrossFit.com)
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To: Torahman
No racks. No rockets. No brains.

A real aircraft like this would be configured for internal weapons storage ...

So ...

Where are the weapons bay doors?

Um ...

Er ....

52 posted on 02/08/2013 9:25:36 AM PST by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilization is Aborting, Buggering, and Contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: rlmorel

They don’t eject; that would kill their shot at 72 Virgins as they die as martyrs after the momentum from the slingshot they must use to get these airborne runs out.


53 posted on 02/08/2013 9:31:37 AM PST by Idaho_Cowboy (Ride for the Brand. Joshua 24:15)
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To: Zakeet

Given the number of ridiculous fakes being pointed out in this picture, this model would be perfect for “What’s Wrong With This Picture” in Highlights Magazine (Military Version).


54 posted on 02/08/2013 9:37:29 AM PST by catnipman (Cat Nipman: Vote Republican in 2012 and only be called racist one more time!)
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To: humblegunner

Yeah, the line there to the “Air Intake Cover” looks a bit like Bondo, gorilla hair, and some Testors model paint.
No way is that a pressurized cockpit, the canpoy doesn’t seal.


55 posted on 02/08/2013 9:38:20 AM PST by Darksheare (Try my coffee, first one's free.....)
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To: Idaho_Cowboy
They don’t eject; that would kill their shot at 72 Virgins as they die as martyrs after the momentum from the slingshot they must use to get these airborne runs out. They most certainly do. When I was in the desert contractors did everything except pack the parachutes.
56 posted on 02/08/2013 9:42:42 AM PST by USAF80
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To: Alex Murphy

How many CD-players does the pilot need?


57 posted on 02/08/2013 9:43:35 AM PST by Empire_of_Liberty
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To: Lx

Engine inlets are on the top (the red covers)... Of course, if they are just painted cardboard, it doesn’t really matter.

This thing is nothing more than a mock-up. The fact that they allowed any detailed photographs of this toy shows their ignorance. Some obvious signs of very poor fiberglass workmanship.


58 posted on 02/08/2013 9:44:41 AM PST by TheBattman (Isn't the lesser evil... still evil?)
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To: Torahman; ArrogantBustard

Please look at the walls of the room in the photos. There isn’t even a door big enough to roll the “fighter” through to the outside world! I guess he’ll just have to blast his way out with one of those nifty rockets under his wings...wait a minute....! No racks. No rockets. No brains.

Where are the weapons bay doors?

They don't need them, Smarty Pants ... cause the plane was designed to bomb the Jews with MOAB's like this ... so there!

59 posted on 02/08/2013 9:51:12 AM PST by Zakeet (Democracy is the art and science of running the circus from the monkey cage - Mencken)
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To: Wings-n-Wind

I am really impressed with the super-transparent canopy material - one would think if they went through so much trouble on the paintwork/skin of that “plane” that they would try to make the canopy material at least something one could see through in flight... that thing would present nothing but nasty glare in daylight flight, and image distortion at night.


60 posted on 02/08/2013 9:51:49 AM PST by TheBattman (Isn't the lesser evil... still evil?)
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