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Iran Air Force Uses Homegrown Jet Cameras in Drill

Iran Air Force Uses Homegrown Jet Cameras in Drill

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) has furnished its RF-4 military jets with advanced homegrown cameras and they have been carrying out reconnaissance operations in a war game underway in central Iran, a spokesman said. - Politics news - The main stage of the ninth edition of the annual aerial drill, codenamed Fadayeeyan Harim Velayat, started in the central...

Air Force to Launch War Game in Central Iran

Air Force to Launch War Game in Central Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) is going to stage a military exercise in the central province of Isfahan. - Politics news - The main stage of the ninth edition of the annual aerial drill, codenamed Fadayeeyan Harim Velayat, will begin in Isfahan on Monday, Air Force Commander Brigadier General Aziz Nasirzadeh said.The commander said units from seven...

Army Chief: Air Defense Stepped Up in NW Iran

Army Chief: Air Defense Stepped Up in NW Iran

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran has increased the presence of Air Defense units in the northwestern areas of the country, Army Commander Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi said. - Politics news - Major General Mousavi said on Tuesday that the Army has strengthened the Air Defense units in the northwestern regions and may even deploy more forces to those areas if necessary.His comments came after the...

Afghan Air Strike Hits Religious School

Afghan Air Strike Hits Religious School

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – An Afghan military air strike targeting Taliban fighters killed at least 12 people, including children, and wounded 14 in an attack that hit a religious school in the northeastern province of Takhar, provincial officials said on Thursday. - World news - Hadi Jamal, a spokesman for an Afghan military unit confirmed the air strike on Wednesday evening but said it was...

Iranian Forces Begin Large-Scale Air Defense Exercise

Iranian Forces Begin Large-Scale Air Defense Exercise

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Air Defense units launched a large-scale military exercise covering more than half of the country’s territories. - Politics news - The joint air defense exercise, codenamed ‘Guardians of Velayat Sky-99’, kicked off on Wednesday morning, attended by air defense units from the Army and the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC).Various types of homegrown...

Iran Plans Massive Air Defense Drill

Iran Plans Massive Air Defense Drill

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Iran’s Air Defense units are going to stage a military exercise covering more than half of the country’s territories. - Politics news - The joint air defense exercise, codenamed ‘Guardians of Velayat Sky-99’, will begin on Wednesday, the commander of the war game said.The drill, involving air defense units from the Army and the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps...

Air Pollution Particles Linked to Alzheimer’s Found in Young People’s Brain Stems

Air Pollution Particles Linked to Alzheimer’s Found in Young People’s Brain Stems

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Evidence of tiny particles from air pollution has been discovered in the brain stems of children and young adults. - Science news - It is believed these nanoparticles can cause damage to molecules in a similar way to conditions such as Alzheimer's and Parkinson's.More than nine in ten people worldwide live in areas where the air is deemed unsafe due to pollutants, the...

Long-Range Radars Made by IRGC Join Iran’s Air Defense Network

Long-Range Radars Made by IRGC Join Iran’s Air Defense Network

TEHRAN (Press Shia) – Two sets of Qadir long-range radar system, manufactured by the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force, came into operation on Tuesday. - Politics news - The two homegrown radars were connected to the countrywide air defense network in a ceremony attended by senior military commanders.The IRGC Aerospace Force has so far manufactured and installed eight...

Iran Air Force Unveils New Homegrown Radar

Iran Air Force Unveils New Homegrown Radar

TEHRAN (Press Shia Agency) – The Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force (IRIAF) during a ceremony on Thursday unveiled a new radar system dubbed Soroush. - Defense news - The radar system that has been designed and developed by the IRIAF experts joined the country’s integrated air defense network at the ceremony, which was attended by Commander of the Iranian Army’s Air Defense Force...

China Air Force Video Reportedly Shows Simulated Attack on US Air Base

China Air Force Video Reportedly Shows Simulated Attack on US Air Base

TEHRAN (Press Shia) - China’s air force has released a video showing nuclear-capable H-6 bombers launching a simulated attack on what appears to be Andersen Air Force Base on the US Pacific island of Guam amid regional tensions mounting. - World news - The video, launched on Saturday on People’s Liberation Army Air Force Weibo account, got here as China carried out a second day of drills...