Army Commander Lauds Air Defense Force Achievements

TEHRAN ( Iran News ) – Iran’s Air Defense Force has made proper achievements in various areas including radar, missiles, and communications systems, Iran’s Army Commander Major General Abdolrahim Mousavi said on the sidelines of a ceremony held to mark the national Air Defense Force Day. Commander Mousavi stressed that Iran’s Air Defense Force has made great achievements in the post-revolution era, especially after establishment of the Air Defense Base in 2008, IRNA reported on Monday. Iran’s Air Defense Base is a military branch split from Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force that controls Iran’s military land-based air defense.