Tehran, Aug 2 : Iran has an integrated radar system capable of detecting various types of advanced US warplanes, including stealth aircraft,thus strengthening country’s defense.
General Alireza Sabahi Fard, commander of the Khatam ol-Anbiya Air Defence Base in Iran, has publicly announced that his country now has an integrated radar system capable of detecting various types of US warplanes, including stealth aircraft, the FARS News Agency reports.
“Today, we have gained full self-sufficiency in area of radar systems and powerfully detect different advanced US planes and give them warning,” Gen. Sabahi Fard said at a press conference in Tehran on 29 July.
The general said with this defensive weapon systems, our enemies has realise that “if they want to start a conflict with us, they will receive heavy blows.”
Earlier, Iran unveiled its new “Khordad 15” surface-to-air missile systemcapablr of tracking airborne targets 150 km away and engage them at a distance of up to 120 km.