Iranian Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari underlined the country's advanced naval equipment, including drones, and announced that the Navy's new home-made submarine, Fateh, will be launched this year.
Based on the Navy's plans, the Fateh submarine will be launched this year (i.e. the Iranian year March 2013-March 2014)," Sayyari told reporters in Tehran on Saturday.
“Fateh submarine, Kaman-class missile-launcher warships and Jamaran 2 destroyer will come into operation in the current year,” he told reporters.
Model of Fateh class (SS) submarine
Sahand class (Jamaran 2) frigate and Sina-7 class guided missile patrol boat, under construction
Photos: Ebrahim Noroozi at FARS News Agency and Iranian Students' News Agency