air defense system


  • Bavar 2021-09-18 18:28

    More advanced models of Bavar 373 on the way, top general says 

    TEHRAN - The Deputy Chief of the Army Air Defense for Operations has announced that in due time very good news about the next models of the "Bavar 373" system would be released by high-ranking army officials.

  • Iron dumb 2021-04-23 19:42

    Israel’s failure to intercept missile highlights weak spot of air defenses

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    TEHRAN – Top-secret Israeli nuclear reactor of Dimona hit global headlines Thursday after a mysterious missile coming from Syria landed in the vicinity of the facility, setting off air raid sirens and causing Israeli officials to give conflicting reports on what happened near the nuclear facility.

  • airdefense 2020-02-24 19:23

    Iran’s airspace safe, secure for domestic, international flights: air defense commander 

    TEHRAN – The deputy chief of the Khatam ol-Anbia Air Defense Base (the central headquarters of Iran’s Air Defense) said on Monday that Iran’s airspace is safe and secure for both domestic and international flights. 

  • plane crash 2020-01-11 17:50

    * By Mohammad Ghaderi

    Ukrainian plane incident: Historical records and Iran’s responsibility 

    TEHRAN - The downing of a Ukrainian passenger plane over Iran’s airspace on Wednesday morning, apart from the great sorrow that it caused, was only a repetition of similar events that have been recurring continuously in the contemporary world. The only difference between the recent crash near the Imam Khomeini International Airport and similar crashes around the world is that none of those governments regretted the incidents but Tehran did.     

  • drone 2019-11-08 14:09

    Army shoots down unknown drone in southwestern Iran

    TEHRAN – The air defense system of Iran’s Army detected and targeted an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) over a key port city in the southwestern part of the country on Friday.

  • Iran to unveil ‘Bavar-373’ air defense system on August 22 2019-08-07 18:27

    Iran to unveil ‘Bavar-373’ air defense system on August 22

    TEHRAN – Brigadier General Amir Hatami, Iran’s defense minister, said on Wednesday that a homegrown long-range air defense system, named “Bavar-373”, will be unveiled later this month.

  • Amir Hatami 2019-06-09 19:51

    Iran unveils new air defense missile system

    TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran’s Defense Ministry on Sunday unveiled a sophisticated air defense system capable of hitting several targets with homegrown “Sayyad-3” missiles.

  • ارتش سوریه 2019-05-18 19:21

    Syria says its air defenses intercept several Israeli projectiles

    TEHRAN- The Syrian army says its air defense units have brought down several projectiles fired from Israeli-occupied territories.