Iraqi Airforce

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Iraqi Air Force - History - 1990s- Persian Gulf War and No-fly Zones - Persian Gulf War Aircraft Losses Claimed By The Allies
... Mi-8 USSR 0 ... Observation helicopter 0 ... U/I helicopter 0 ... Total Number Loss 137 ... The Iraqi airforce itself lists its air-to-air losses at 23 airframes compared to the US claims of 44 ... Similarly the Allies initially acknowledged 0 losses in air combat to the Iraqi air force, and only in 1995 acknowledged one loss, and after 2003 another one loss ... the Persian Gulf War, the air force consisted only of a sole SU-24 (nicknamed "waheeda" in the Iraqi airforce which translates to roughly "the lonely") and a single squadron ...

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