Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards unveil advanced missile site
The naval force of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) has unveiled a new strategic missile site at an undisclosed location, which hosts various types of advanced ballistic and cruise missiles.
The site was unveiled on Monday during a ceremony attended by the IRGC's Chief Commander Major General Hossein Salami, Rear Admiral Alireza Tangsiri, the commander of the IRGC's Navy, and a number of other high-ranking military officials and commanders.
During the ceremony, the IRGC's Navy displayed different types of of modern cruise and ballistic missiles systems with various ranges.
The IRGC forces also took delivery of new missile equipment and systems enjoing new operational capabilities, including precision firing from passive defense sites, launching mines at different ranges, 360-degree firing power, mobile launching, and the ability to counter electronic warfare. The new equipment will greatly increase the range and destructive power of the IRGC's combat units.
All the delievered equipment have been designed and manufactured by competent Iranian specialists working with the Defense Ministry and knowledge-based companies as well as research and sulf-sufficiency units of the IRGC.
During the ceremony, the IRGC's Navy also unveiled missile systems capable of changing target once the missile is fired.
The IRGC commander-in-chief in January unveiled one of the strategic underground missile cities all along its southern Persian Gulf coast.