Iran defense minister calls newly-unveiled drone ‘exceptional’

Iran defense minister calls newly-unveiled drone ‘exceptional’

Iran’s Minister of Defense Brigadier-General Mohammadreza Ashtiani has described the Iranian newly-unveiled home-made Mohajer 10 drone as “exceptional”.

The minister said that Mohajer 10 drone has a speed of over 200 km/h and is capable of travelling 2000 km which makes it an exceptional drone.

If telecommunication and radar equipment is also installed on it, the drone can act as a reconnaissance aircraft, Ashtiani added.

Mohjer 10 drone was unveiled earlier today in a ceremony marking Defense Industry Day which was participated by President Ebrahim Raisi.

The drone has a maximum fuel capacity of 450 liters and a maximum payload weight of 300 kilograms. It can carry different kinds of ammunition and bombs. Mohajer 10 drone is also equipped with electronic warfare and intelligence-gathering systems.

Source: KhabarOnline