Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct. 9 /Trend S.Isayev, T. Jafarov/
Iran has started to manufacture parachutes for the first time, IRNA reported.
According to commander of the 65th Special Forces Airborne Brigade, Khosrov Khosrovi, the parachutes are being manufactured by Iranian military experts.
Khosrovi said the new parachutes have been successfully tested by paratroopers, through jumping off a 85-meter dam.
The commander added that the 65th Special Forces Airborne Brigade will show the parachutes in action, on the occasion of Eid al-Adha celebrations.
Khosrovi said that so far, Iranian military experts have made two types of parachutes, that are mostly to be used in various rescue operations, adding that their quality is of the same as foreign ones.
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