Islamic Republic o Iran Air Defence Force

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Islamic Republic of Iran Air Defense Base
Islamic Republic o Iran Air Defence Base
Seal of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Defense Force.svg
The seal of the I.R.I Air Defense Base
The seal o the I.R.I Air Defence Base
Active
Kintra  Iran
Brainch Artesh
Teep Air defence
Size 15,000 (estimate)[2]
Heidquarters Tehran
Motto(s)

Arabic: وَمَا رَمَيْتَ إِذْ رَمَيْتَ وَلَـكِنَّ اللّهَ رَمَى
Scots: "An Ye Did Nae Throw When Ye Throw, But Gud Did Throw"

Inglis: "And You Did Not Throw When You Threw, But God Did Throw" [Quran 8:17]
Mairch April 18th
Anniversaries September 1st
Engagements
Commanders
Commander Brigadier General Farzad Esmaili
Insignia
Banner Flag of the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Defense Force.svg

The Islamic Republic o Iran Khatam al-Anbia Air Defence Base (Persie: قرارگاه پدافند هوایی خاتم الانبياء ارتش جمهوری اسلامی ایران‎, Inglis: Islamic Republic of Iran Khatam al-Anbia Air Defense Base) is ae brainch split frae IRIAF an pairt of Islamic Republic of Iran Airmy. It controls aw of Iran's meelitary laund-based air defense. It is currently commanded bi Brigadier General Farzad Esmaili.

Equipment[eedit | eedit soorce]

Air-defence artillery seestems[eedit | eedit soorce]

Model Type Quanteety Notes
ZPU-4 Anti-air artillery +
ZU-23 Anti-air artillery +
Oerlikon 35 mm/Samavat Anti-air artillery 100+
KS-19/Sa'ir 100mm Anti-Aircraft Guns Anti-air artillery +
Mesbah 1 Close-in wappen seestem +
ZSU-23-4 Self-propelled anti-aircraft wappen 100+
ZSU-57-2 Self-propelled anti-aircraft wappen + Domestic "Bahman" based on 6x6 truck chassis.[3]

Air-defence missile seestems[eedit | eedit soorce]

Model Type Quanteety Acquired Notes
MIM-23 Hawk Surface-tae-air missile 150 1970s-present Locally manufactured improved version o the oreeginal 1960s US Hawk system. The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force haed recently revealed its ain version o the MIM-23 Hawk the Shahin which is unner production. In 2010 Iran annoonced that it will be mass-producin its next generation of air defense system cried Mersad which wad integrate wi the Shahin missile.[4]
SM-1 Surface-tae-air missile + Locally manufactured copy o a c.1970s variant
Shahab Saqeb Surface-tae-air missile + 2002–present copy o the Cheenese HQ-7 (FM-90) system. This Project wis First Jynt Winner-Applee'd Research in 14t Khwarizmi International Award- 2001;Tehran-Iran -The Project Title:Production of Law Range Ground tae Air Missile;Shahab Saqeb - Initiator:Iran Aerospace Ind. Org.& Contributor:D.I.O)[5]
SA-2 Dvina/Sayyad-1 Surface-tae-air missile 45 Up tae 45 Launchers, HQ-2J an indigenous-produced Sayyad-1. Upgraded copy of HQ-2, Sayyad-1A haes IR tracking. This Project wis First Jynt Winner-Applee'd Research in 14t Khwarizmi International Award- 2001;Tehran-Iran -The Project Title:Manufacture of Sayyad-1 Missile -Initiator: Iran Aerospace Ind. Org. Contributor:HESA & Arak Machine Ind.[5]
Ghareh Surface-tae-air missile 10 upgraded copy of SA-5 Gammon wi 250 km range. Iran haes five battalions an each battalion is componed of sax launchers an ane fire control radar.
SA-6 Gainful Surface-tae-air missile 8 1995–present Reports of aicht SA-6 seestems transferred tae Iran frae Roushie in 1995/1996.
SA-5 Gammon Surface-tae-air missile 200 Locally upgraded an improved[6][7]
Rapier missile Surface-tae-air missile 30 1971–present 45 towed seestems wi Blindfire radar delivered afore 1979. 72 self-propelled seestems an local production of 1,000 missiles cancelled 1979
Tigercat Surface-tae-air missile 15
SA-22 Greyhound (Pantsyr S1) Surface-tae-air missile 10 2008–present [8][9]
Tor missile system Surface-tae-air missile 29 2005–present [10]
S-300 Surface-tae-air missile 9 2016 Iran possess latest S-300 version S-300PMU2 obtained frae Roushie ,an an aw twa S-300PT frae Belarus an twa others frae anither unspecified soorce. Russia haes completit the delivery of S-300 air defense missile seestems tae Iran, RIA news agency quoted Russia's state arms export agency as saying on Thursday Oct 15 2016. Iran annoonced that it haed a "domestically made" system wi the same capabilities as the S-300.[11] In 2016 Roushie completit delivery aw missiles tae Iran.[12]
Mersad Air Defense Seestem + 2010 Iranian designed Air Defense system uisin Shahin missiles.
Raad Air Defense Seestem + 2012 Iranian air defense system based on Roushie Buk.
Ya Zahra Air Defense Seestem + 2013 Mass production began in Januar 2013.[13]
Herz-9 Air Defense Seestem + 2013 Mass production began in May 2013.[14]
Talaash Air Defense Seestem + 2010 Mass production began in November 2013.[15]
Bavar-373 Air Defense Seestem 4+ 2014 An Iranian lang range air defence system whose development began efter the Roushie refusal tae supply the S-300(syne 2010 tae 2015). Accordin tae Iranian defence meenister Hassan Dehghan in an interview, Bavar-373 is a completely indigenous system.[16]

Man-portable air-defense seestems[eedit | eedit soorce]

Model Type Quanteety
Misagh-1 Man-portable air-defense seestems +
Misagh-2 Man-portable air-defense seestems +
Qaem Man-portable air-defense seestems +
RBS-70 Man-portable air-defense seestems 50
SA-7 Grail Man-portable air-defense seestems +
SA-14 Gremlin Man-portable air-defense seestems +
SA-16 Gimlet Man-portable air-defense seestems 700[17]
SA-18 Grouse Man-portable air-defense seestems +

Radar seestems[eedit | eedit soorce]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

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  2. Hossein Aryan (November 15, 2011), The Artesh: Iran’s Marginalized and Under-Armed Conventional Military, Middle East Institute, retrieved December 15, 2015 
  3. New Bahman 57mm 6x6 self-propelled anti-aicraft [sic] twin gun unveiled by Iranian armed Forces - Armyrecognition.com, 14 April 2016
  4. "No Operation". PressTV. Archived frae the oreeginal on 2012-06-06. Retrieved 2012-12-22. 
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  18. "عصر و گاما؛ رادارهایی مدرن که در سکوت رادیویی آمدند + عکس". 12 February 2014. 
  19. "تسلط بر «X» و «Y» برای کشف پهپاد و کروز + عکس". 26 June 2012. 
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