Bandar Abbas, Hormuzgan Prov, Dec 20, IRNA – Iranˈs air exercises over the Persian Gulf waters, in southern Iran, started Friday moring.
The two-day exercises are the main and second phase of a large-scale drill codenamed Fada’eeyan-e Harim-e Velayat 4 (Defenders of Velayat Sanctuary 4).
Units from all the Islamic Republic of Iran Air Force bases are taking part in the three-phase drills.
The military exercises are part of annual exercises aimed at testing indigenous air defense systems, improving the units’ combat readiness and displaying the country’s military might and achievements.
The drill seeks to send a message of peace, friendship and security to regional countries.
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