The light frigate Dena (hull number 75) and minesweeper Shahin (hull number M111) were commissioned at a ceremony at the main Iranian naval base in Bandar Abbas port, located in the Strait of Hormuz.
Tag Archives : Iran
02 Jun 2021
A fire erupted aboard Iranian Navy supply tanker IRIS KHARG in the night between June 1st and 2nd, off Jask Port, in the Gulf of Oman.
23 Mar 2021
The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps’ (IRGC) ship IRIS Shahid Nazeri is unique across navies. It’s ...
14 Jan 2021
Iranian media has shown footage of a submerged US Navy submarine allegedly taken in the ...
06 Jan 2021
New intelligence suggests that Iran has a locally built warship which has not been publicly revealed. H I Sutton has the story.
14 Aug 2020
Coalition Task Force (CTF) Sentinel, the operational arm of the International Maritime Security Construct (IMSC), monitored an incident involving Iranian forces who boarded a tanker in the international waters of the Gulf of Oman near the Strait of Hormuz, Aug 12.
31 May 2020
Iran built a large-scale dummy US Navy aircraft carrier in 2013-14. And then dramatically destroyed it in war games in February 2015. Recently it has been repaired and may be destined for another explosive demonstration soon. H I Sutton looks in details at Iran's fake aircraft carrier and explains why it makes no realistic sense.
16 Apr 2020
On April 15, eleven Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Navy (IRGCN) vessels repeatedly conducted dangerous and harassing approaches of U.S. vessels while were conducting joint integration operations with U.S. Army AH-64E Apache attack helicopters in the international waters of the North Arabian Gulf.