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Admiral Habibollah Sayyari: New submarine, destroyer to join Iran Navy soon

The commander of the Iranian Navy says a new domestically-manufactured submarine and a home-made destroyer will soon join the country’s naval fleet.

Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said at a press conference on Saturday that Iran will soon unveil Fateh (Conqueror) submarine and Damavand destroyer.

Sayyari added that two newly-overhauled SH combat helicopters and an anti-surface AB212 helicopter will also join the Iranian Navy, and also noted that Iran’s self sufficiency in the defense sector has made it capable of exporting its innovative military hardware. Continue reading Admiral Habibollah Sayyari: New submarine, destroyer to join Iran Navy soon

Iranian Navy Test-Fires New Home-Made Torpedo

TEHRAN (FNA) – Iran’s Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari announced that his force has test-fired a newly-developed home-made torpedo successfully.

“The torpedo can be fired by submarines, vessels and air defense systems,” Sayyari said in a press conference in Tehran on Saturday.

Sayyari further stated that the torpedo will be used in action in upcoming navy drills in coming months.

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