Please support LR with your donation Click Here to Donate now

Iran unveils homegrown drone 'Kian' with ALLEGED pinpoint accuracy

14
0
170 days ago, 2146 views
Iran unveiled an indigenously developed jet-propelled drone it said is capable of finding and attacking targets far from the country’s borders with precision.Dubbed the “Kian,” the unmanned aerial vehicle was designed, produced and tested by experts of the air force within about a year, Iran Air Defense Force commander Brigadier General Alireza Sabahifard said on Sunday, September 1.

The drone comes in two models capable of “surveillance and reconnaissance missions and continuous flight for precision missions,” state news agency IRNA quoted him as saying.

“This drone can undertake any drone missions we entrust it with … it can fly more than 1,000 km [620 miles] and find its target with precision,” he said.

The newly launched UAV can carry different munitions and can climb to an altitude of 5,000 meters (15,000 feet), according to state television.

“This unmanned aircraft is capable of hitting targets far from the country’s borders and undertaking air defense from the enemy’s territory,” said Sabahifard.

The unveiling comes at a time of rising tensions with the United States, which have escalated since last year when U.S. President Donald Trump withdrew from a 2015 nuclear deal with Iran and reimposed sanctions.
Loading...
Showing 1 to 19 of 19 comments.
rnspencer's avatar
VIP
rnspencer - 169 days ago  - (Points 759)
looks more like some kind of drone from Gilligan's Island
BlueEyedDevil's avatar
VIP
BlueEyedDevil - 170 days ago  - (Points 3718)
I knew it was going to happen. Didn’t think Iran would have the doomsday weapon so soon. Hope none of y’all made long term plans because we’re fucked.
nkub's avatar
Elite
nkub - 170 days ago  - (Points 3309)
Israelis right now

Hillarydefeated's avatar
Veteran
Hillarydefeated - 170 days ago  - (Points 1359) nkub
That 80’ish shit is what they call modern.
adamjr's avatar
Elite
adamjr - 170 days ago  - (Points 581)
lold.. thanks Iran for the giggles, dumb asses
Gregormac's avatar
Veteran
Gregormac - 170 days ago  - (Points 614)
WW2 technology...stop kidding yourselves
Pioneer81's avatar
VIP
Pioneer81 - 170 days ago  - (Points 1727)
I bet couldnt hit a barn door from 10 meters with that ! lol
Koko's avatar
VIP
Koko - 170 days ago  - (Points 11899)
Looks like a WW2 flying rocket.. did you guys download the german ww2 blue prints, muhahahahawa
EvilIsaac6's avatar
VIP
EvilIsaac6 - 170 days ago  - (Points 100)
so scared.. oooh
JohnGalt's avatar
Trusted
JohnGalt - 170 days ago  - (Points 11260)
Wow a red v2.....
Shalom50's avatar
VIP
Shalom50 - 170 days ago  - (Points 434) JohnGalt
lol
kevin_ventura's avatar
VIP
kevin_ventura - 170 days ago  - (Points 446)
before you fire that we would turn that shithole in to a dust, dumb fux.
Cjhew's avatar
Veteran
Cjhew - 170 days ago  - (Points 463)
Israel for the win, FUCK IRAN
Shalom50's avatar
VIP
Shalom50 - 170 days ago  - (Points 434)
the liar commander of #Iran Air Defense Force, Brig. Gen. Sabahi-Fard misrepresented a target drone as Loitering drone and falsely claimed it can fly thousands of kilometers and hit its target precisely. As a matter of fact, Kian is just a target drone for training.
DetroitLion's avatar
Veteran
DetroitLion - 170 days ago  - (Points 4145)
fuck iran, ok?
brent70's avatar
Veteran
brent70 - 170 days ago  - (Points 6675)
Iranians with their regular BS
Yeah_Brah's avatar
Veteran
Yeah_Brah - 170 days ago  - (Points 3345)
Seems like the red would make them highly visible and tactically less valuable. Perhaps the red is just for the grand opening.
DetroitLion's avatar
Veteran
DetroitLion - 170 days ago  - (Points 4145) Yeah_Brah
shhhs dont tell them that,lol

Latest Comments

Loading...

SPONSORS