Iran to start large-scale speedboat production

Iran Materials 14 March 2011 15:50 (UTC +04:00)

Iran will launch large-scale speedboat production on the basis of the British Bladerunner 51, Revolutionary Guards Corps Naval Commander, Rear Admiral Ali Fadavi was quoted as saying today by the Fars news agency.

He added that the boats can be fitted with missiles and other weapons.

Fadavi added that the production of new torpedo boats is also underway.

The Iranian Navy also recently purchased four Ghadir submarines with anti-ship missiles and torpedoes.