During the holy defense Iranian troops were equipped by different types of weapons and military vehicles. Simultaneous with Islamic revolution, U.S backed Iranian military was in a critical condition in case of providing spare parts and ammunition, knowing this fact Iranian forces had managed to capture Iraqi weaponry to solve the problem. Majority of weaponry exhibited in the open air area of the museum have been captured by Iranian troops, including batteries, anti air-craft artillery and missiles, fighters, armored vehicles, main battle tanks and surface to surface missiles. Different type and made captured weaponry is a proof of Saddam's international support.
The BTR-50 is a Soviet amphibious armored personnel carrier
M-113 An American-designed armored personnel carrier
The BMP-1 is a Soviet amphibious tracked infantry fighting vehicle.
The T-54 and T-Soviet-designed main battle tanks
The T-62 is a Soviet main battle tank, a further development of the T-55.
The T-72 is a Soviet-designed main battle tank
Chieftain a British designed main battle tank
The F-5E/F Tiger II light supersonic fighter aircraft
F-4 Phantom II is two-seat, twin-engine, all-weather, long-range supersonic jet interceptor fighter/fighter-bomber
MiG-21 is a supersonic jet fighter aircraft, designed in the Soviet Union.
BTR-60 is the first vehicle in a series of Soviet eight-wheeled armored personnel carriers
The M88 Recovery Vehicle is one of the largest all weather armored recovery vehicles
The S-75 Dvina is a Soviet-designed, high-altitude, command guided, surface-to-air missile (SAM)
Katyusha multiple rocket launcher
The ZPU is an anti-aircraft gun based on the Soviet 14.5 mm KPV heavy machine gun