Next-gen Moudge-class, Jamaran-class destroyers to join Iran’s naval fleet
Commander of Iranian Navy said a new generation of Moudge-class destroyer and third generation of Jamaran destroyer will join the naval fleet in the Persian Gulf on Saturday, Mehr news agency reports.
Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi made the remarks at Tehran Friday Prayers, a day after two Ghadir-class submarines capable of launching subsurface-to-surface missiles, torpedoes and mines joined Iran's naval fleet.
Khanzadi noted that a 955-Ghadir submarine, and a next-gen Fateh-class strategic submarine, and a completely domestically-manufactured Sahand destroyer will join the southern naval fleet today.
He added that a next-gen Moudge-class destroyer (Sahand) and a third generation Jamaran-class destroyer will also join the fleet in the Persian Gulf on Saturday.
According to him, Dena-class destroyers and another Jamaran-class destroyer will be re-constructed in a few months and join the naval fleet.