The top F-4 pilot in the world

Khalatbari was a well-trained certified Maverick shooter and top scorer  and hence became known as “Hossein the Maverick” . Also, for sinking several Iraqi Osa missile boats he was nicknamed “The Osa Hunter” and “The Osa Killer”.In the H-3 airstrike, Khalatbari was among top pilots and his maneuvers was decisive in damaging the Iraqi facility.