Jan 7, 2017, 8:35 PM
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Commander: New tactics to be exercised in Navy drill 'Velayat 95'

Tehran, Jan 7, IRNA – Navy Commander Rear-Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said on Saturday new tactics will be exercised in Navy drill 'Velayat 95' due to be held in February.

He said that the maneuver will be held next month (February 2017) in wide area of Iran's territorial waters and the high seas in north of Indian Ocean.

Sayyari explained that in the Navy drill, Iranian Navy intends to employ new modern tactics in different fields.

He said that the Navy intends to unveil new weapons and equipments which have major impacts on capability of the Navy.

The commander said that different types of missiles will be tested for the mock-up sea battle.

He said that the helicopters and hovercraft undergone overhaul repair by domestic experts will be used in the drill.