Iran’s Army Day parade always features an interesting hodgepodge of rickety floats and actual military hardware. This year included a high-speed flypast of what is just about the best eye candy around for any military aviation buff: A KC-747 , F-14A, F-4E, and a MiG-29UB all in formation.

Probably the biggest highlight, aside from the formation flyby shown above, were these guys:


You can see more of the Army Day parade, which was smaller than years past, in the videos below.

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