The Iranian Navy plans to expand its fleet by launching three [renovated] warships later this week, a senior Navy commander announced on Wednesday.
“Two missile-launcher warships, namely Neyzeh and Tabarzin, as well as Sirjan logistic warship will join the Navy’s military fleet on December 1 (Sunday),” Commander of Iran’s Second Naval Zone Rear Admiral Mohammad Reza Abbasian told reporters, addressing a press conference in the Southern city of Bushehr...That would comprise:
- IRINS Sirjan (472) Delvar class (AEL: ammunition ship capable of underway replenishment, small )
- IRINS Neyzeh (P 231) Kaman class (PGGF: =/>76 mm gun, force guided missile system, speed >35 kt)
- IRINS Tabarzin (P 232) Kaman class (PGGF: =/>76 mm gun, force guided missile system, speed >35 kt)
File photo: Delvar class replenishment ship, small (IRINS Delvar)
File photo: Kaman class guided missile patrol boat (IRINS Falakhon)