November 12. In mon Iran showed the public works in Iran’s new military hovercraft, at the presentation ceremony was a novelty Iranian Defense Minister Ahmad Vahidi, reported local agency Fars News.
Ships entitled «Tondar» («Thunderbolt») will hold a 2-versions — solutions for military transport tasks for combat operations.
The ship will carry various weapons — rockets, guns and even drones.
«Todar» can be used as a patrol ship as ship commander for intelligence and combat and amphibious operations, as well as health ship for search and rescue operations «- quoted Vahidi RIA» Novosti «.
In recent years, Iran is working on the creation of a number of new weapons systems, with all this, with special attention to ballistic missiles and UAVs.
In October, Tehran announced the upcoming presentation shortly latest SLCM «Qadir.»
Together with that, the Western media was informed that the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) headed by Commander Mohammad Ali Jafari Tipo developed management plan environmental catastrophe in the Strait of Hormuz, she Tipo need in order to with Iran were temporarily lifted international sanctions.
Meanwhile, October 11 carrier battle group of the United States, led by the nuclear aircraft carrier «John Stennis» entered the zone of responsibility of the fifth operational fleet of naval forces of the U.S..
The area of responsibility 5th fleet includes the Persian Gulf, the Arabian Sea and reddish, and the Gulf of Aden. According to the U.S. Navy, at the present time in this region are the three American aircraft carriers, including the «Eisenhower» who, while on duty off the coast of Pakistan, engaged in providing air support to NATO troops in Afghanistan, and «Enterprise», which is in Gulf of Aden.
According to the Pentagon, in the carrier strike group aircraft carrier «John Stennis» includes missile cruiser, four destroyers and shock nuclear submarine.