28 Dec '14, 10am

Iran tests new drones, air defense missiles during wargames

Iran tests new drones, air defense missiles during wargames

Some of the radar systems developed and deployed by the Iranian air defense command are already capable of detecting and tracking unmanned aerial systems, including such drones designed with stealth capabilities. Iran gained an insight into those capabilities after its forces managed to seize a US RQ-170 Sentinel stealth drone in 2011. The drone went down intact and enabled the Iranians to reverse engineer a version of the Sentinel, which recently began flight testing. (seen in the video below)

Full article: http://defense-update.com/20141228_iranian_missiles_drone...

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