Iranian Minister of Defense Brigadier General Amir Hatami unveiled the upgrading and optimizing line for the operational capacity of the tanks of Armed Forces as well as a test field in Dorud region, Mehr News Agency (MNA) reported.
According to Hatami, overhauling, and upgrading military and defense weapons require up-to-date knowledge. He hoped that Iranian experts will overhaul and upgrade the country’s tanks at the class of T90 battle tanks.
The minister added that Iran is currently capable of manufacturing tanks equipped with the electro-optical fire control system, laser rangefinder system, ballistic computer, and the ability to fire at fixed and moving targets at day and night.
Referring to the achievements made by experts of Iran’s defense industries in recent years, Hatami said they were valuable steps taken in line with reducing Iran’s dependence on other countries and outflow of resources.