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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  yavar on Tue Jul 11, 2017 8:57 am

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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  George1 on Sun Jul 16, 2017 12:52 am

    Positions of Iranian S-300PMU-2 in the region of Tehran and Bushehr

    According to the British Janes, the positions of three of the four battalions of the S-300PMU2 SAM are now known. Two battalions (that is, one regiment) are deployed in positions in the Tehran area, one of them in the very capital near the airfield of the joint deployment of military and civil aircraft Mehrabad (the 1st tactical airbase of the Iranian Air Force) in the western part of Tehran, and another battalion On the basis of air defense a few kilometers south-east of Tehran, and the position of the Hawk or its Iranian copy of Mersad is also preserved on the same base.

    The second regiment of Persians decided to deploy to protect the Persian Gulf coast, while the position of only one S-300PMU2 battalion is known, which was placed at the Busher airfield (6th Air Force tactical base of Iran) at the old position of the Hawk SAM. The position of the second division of this regiment is still unknown.

    I looked in the locations indicated by Janes and found the positions of all three famous divisions on commercial satellite images that were laid out by Terraserver

    The position of the S-300PMU2 SAM battalion near Mehrabad airport in Tehran




    The position of the S-300PMU2 SAM and the Hawk SAM to the southeast of Tehran




    The position of the S-300PMU-2 Division near Bushehr Airport


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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  JohninMK on Mon Jul 17, 2017 11:25 am

    Bit more

    Jeremy Binnie‏ @JeremyBinnie 12m12 minutes ago

    http://www.janes.com/article/72263/iran-deploys-s-300-to-bushehr


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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  yavar on Sat Jul 22, 2017 11:29 am

    Iran DIO mass delivery LR Sayyad-3C Air Defense missiles خط‌ تولید موشک برد بلند صیاد۳ پدافندهوایی


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    Post  yavar on Sat Jul 22, 2017 12:55 pm

    Iran Sayyad-3C long-range air-defense missiles test ازمایش تست موشک برد بلند پدافندهوایی صیاد۳-سی


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    Post  yavar on Sat Jul 22, 2017 3:00 pm

    Iran DIO mass delivery LR Sayyad-3C Air Defense missiles خط‌ تولید موشک برد بلند صیاد۳ پدافندهوایی


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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  George1 on Sun Jul 23, 2017 12:29 am

    Production of Iran's Sayyad 3 surface-to-air missiles began

    The first batch of anti-aircraft guided missiles Sayyad 3 transmits the Iranian air defense forces. The stated range of defeats the purpose - 120 km, the defeat of the height - 27 km.











    Launcher and rockets Sayyad-2



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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  yavar on Mon Aug 28, 2017 12:52 am

    Iran Khatam Al-anbia AD Gen Esmaili: Aref 2 IFF system شناسايي دوست از دشمن عارف دو پدافند



    Identification friend or foe (IFF) is an identification system designed for command and control. It enables military and national (civilian air traffic control) interrogation systems to identify aircraft, vehicles or forces as friendly and to determine their bearing and range from the interrogator. IFF may be used by both military and civilian aircraft.

    IFF was first developed during the Second World War, with the arrival of radar, and early friendly fire incidents.

    Despite the name, IFF can only positively identify friendly targets, not hostile ones. If an IFF interrogation receives no reply or an invalid reply, the object cannot be identified as friendly, but is not positively identified as foe. There are in addition many reasons that friendly aircraft may not properly reply to IFF.

    IFF is a tool within the broader military action of Combat Identification (CID), "the process of attaining an accurate characterization of detected objects in the operational environment sufficient to support an engagement decision." The broadest characterization is that of friend, enemy, neutral, or unknown. CID not only can reduce friendly fire incidents, but also contributes to overall tactical decision-making.


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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  yavar on Mon Aug 28, 2017 12:54 pm

    Iran Khatam Al-anbia AD Gen Esmaili: Samiya, Basir, Samet-1 سمیع، بصیر، سما و صامت۱ پدافندی هوایی

    نشست خبری امیر فرزاد اسماعیلی فرمانده قرارگاه پدافند هوایی خاتم‌الانبیاء درباره سامانه‌های سمیع، بصیر، سما و صامت ۱ پدافندی هوایی
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    Press conference brigadier General Amir Farzad Esmaili, head of the Air Defense Base Khatam Al-anbia, on the Samiya, Basir, Samae and Smet-1 Air Defense systems

    Iran Unveils New Air Defense Gear
    In a ceremony in Tehran, Air Defense Commander Brigadier General Farzad Esmaili unveiled the four systems, dubbed Sama, Samee’, Baseer, and Samet-1.
    Sama, used for detecting aerial targets and controlling air traffic, is the first of its kind made in a West Asian country. It automatically receives data from flights crossing the Iranian airspace and defines the flight path in a short span.
    The homegrown system would be used to assist the Iranian Civil Aviation Organization in air traffic control and obviate the need for importing foreign equipment.
    Another system, Baseer, monitors and transfers data from radar and navigation systems to the command and control center, replacing six data analysis and transfer systems.
    Utilization of Baseer would the need for 54 forces on each working shift.
    The next achievement, Samee’, is a mobile system for the collection of radar and navigation data, which can be mounted on manned or unmanned aerial vehicles.
    And Samet-1 is an automation system coordinating the air defense sites that collect data
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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  yavar on Mon Aug 28, 2017 9:45 pm

    Iran Khatam Al-anbia AD systems Sama, Samee’, Baseer, Samet-1سمیع، بصیر، سما,صامت۱ پدافندهوایی

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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  d_taddei2 on Sat Sep 02, 2017 8:26 pm

    What's people's view on Iranian air defence? They seem to have quite a mish mash of equipment but most seem to copies with a few upgrades but the problem I see is that most are western copies and I would suspect the west already know there weaknesses due to being western original designs and there's only so much upgrades systems such the ones based on hawk,crotale, and rapier u can do. There is also some soviet/ Russian equipment and then there's the more unique systems such as the Bahman based on zsu 57-2, the sa'ir based on ks-19, and the mesbah fully automated radar guided 8 barrelled zu-23-2. It really is a mish mash but it would be interesting to see your views
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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  miketheterrible on Sat Sep 02, 2017 8:39 pm

    Some things can be changed that would effectively change the structure of the SAM system even if it western. For instance, Iran produces their own processors which can be used for the various subcomponents used in the missiles and radar technology that would change the whole thing, meaning that it becomes harder to jam. Frequencies can change and so does its anti jamming capabilities. Sorry, I am suffering a hangover so I am not quite mentally there to explain the whole thing, but essentially Iran has the capabilities to change enough of the missile itself so it isn't so easy for US or others to "jam" it or pull the same thing that France pulled on Argentina during the Falklands war and its anti ship missiles.

    I would wager that Iran isn't bluffing on their AD systems and that these systems are real. Their effectiveness is in question but never underestimate anyone.
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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  GarryB on Sun Sep 03, 2017 11:05 am

    Having a mish mash of differing systems makes it more complex to operate and maintain, but it also complicates the problem for the attacker because each system will have a strength and a weakness and by mixing together some weaknesses can be eliminated or at least minimised.

    Just as an example the SA-6 was an effective system when first encountered because of its continuous wave guidance caused problems.

    It was not useful against low flying targets, so the first countermeasure was simply to dive down to low level flight.

    On its own that would make it fairly useless, but combined with low altitude systems like MANPADS and SPAAGs like Shilka it made Israeli aircraft vulnerable to attack where normally they would simply over fly such systems.

    Different systems can force the enemy to change tactics, but if you anticipate their reaction you can continue to shoot down aircraft by allowing for the obvious tactics.


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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  yavar on Sun Sep 03, 2017 12:26 pm

    Iran Khatam al-Anbia air defense airborne UAV unitsآشیانه پهپادهای پدافند هوایی خاتم الانبیاء


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    Re: Iran Air Defense Systems

    Post  yavar on Sun Sep 03, 2017 2:47 pm

    Iran Khatam Al-anbia AD, detection, radio exchange warning to intruder U.S RQ-4 spy UAV اخطار پدافند

    Iran Khatam Al-anbia AD detection, radio exchange warning, intruder U-2 spy plane اخطار پدافند یو-۲

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