Naval Fleet

  • Iran to fully indigenize Navy equipment

    Iran to fully indigenize Navy equipment

    TEHRAN, Dec. 08 (MNA) – Commander of Iranian Navy Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said Iran's navy has extended its reach in recent years, launching a number of domestic equipment to defend the territorial integrity of Iran's waters and the national interests of our country at sea.

  • Domestically-manufactured stealth Sahand destroyer

    By: Rahbar Emamdadi

    Domestically-manufactured stealth Sahand destroyer

    TEHRAN, Dec. 01 (MNA) – In a ceremony on Sat. in the presence of Commander of Iran's Army Major General Seyed Abdolrahim Mousavi, domestically-made Sahand destroyer joined Iranian naval fleet at a base in port city of Bandar Abbas in the Persian Gulf. The Sahand destroyer is equipped with radar-evading stealth system and can go on voyages lasting five months without resupply. It is said to be the most advanced of a domestic destroyer in the West Asia region.

  • VIDEO: 'Sahand' destroyer hits Iran's southern waters

    VIDEO: 'Sahand' destroyer hits Iran's southern waters

    BANDAR ABBAS, Dec. 01 (MNA) – 'Sahand' destroyer, which can carry anti-mine helicopters, has joined Iran's naval fleet deployed to the country’s southern waters in the Persian Gulf.

  • ‘Sahand’ destroyer joins Iran’s naval fleet

    ‘Sahand’ destroyer joins Iran’s naval fleet

    BANDAR ABBAS, Dec. 01 (MNA) – A new generation of Moudge-class destroyer, ‘Sahand’, with twice the defensive and offensive power of Jamaran destroyer, has joined Iran's naval fleet in the Persian Gulf on Saturday.

  • Ghadir-class submarines

    By: Rahbar Emamdadi

    Ghadir-class submarines

    BANDAR ABBAS, Nov. 29 (MNA) – Two Ghadir-class submarines, equipped with different kinds of weapons, joined the fleet of the Iranian Navy on Thursday morning in a ceremony held at Bandar Abbas with the Commander of Iranian Navy Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi in attendance. Ghadir-class submarine is capable of launching subsurface-to-surface missiles, torpedoes and mines. Iran has made major achievements in manufacturing different weapons, military equipment.