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Admiral Khanzadi’s statements came during the ceremony of attaching the “Zara” missile launcher battleship and also the “Makran helicopter” warship to the southern fleet of the Iranian Army Navy.
The Commander of the Naval Force added that: The coasts of Makran and the Sea of Oman are witnessing today an epic in the context of independence and self-sufficiency, and the foiling of unjust embargo policies of global arrogance.
He pointed out that the Battleship of Zerah, which today joined the Southern Fleet in the third region of the Iranian Army’s Naval Force in the city of Kanark in the Sitan and Balogestan province in the southeast of the country, is a fast and capable ship, produced thanks to the tireless efforts and strong arms of engineers and manufacturers in the Army Navy, as well as the protection of the Ministry of Defense sustainable and cooperation All scientific, industrial and university centers in Iran.
He added that this battleship entered service today to conduct maritime patrols in the context of enhancing security at the sea level.
And the commander of the Army Naval Force added that the Makran warship carrying helicopters, in turn, embodied the awareness and intelligence of Iranian youth who can employ all capabilities and energies in order to advance the wheel of progress and prosperity in the country.
On Wednesday morning, the attachment ceremony of the military logistics ship “Makran”, which is the largest Iranian military ship, was held under the patronage of the Chief of the General Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces, Major General Muhammad Bagheri, in the presence of the Army Navy commander and a group of senior military leaders.
The ceremony of joining the ship took place during the “Naval Power 99” maneuvers, which were launched this morning in the coasts of Makran (southeastern Iran) and the northern Indian Ocean.
The next mission of the Makran ship will be to protect maritime security in the Ras al-Hadd region, the Gulf of Aden, Bab al-Mandab and the Red Sea.