Beware, U.S. Air Force: Is Iran Building Its Very Own S-300 Air Defense System?
The National Interest -

Sebastien Roblin

Security, Middle East

Or, at least equal to it?

On August 22, Iran unveiled to much fanfare its Bavar-373 mobile long-range air defense system in a Defense Industry Day event attended by President Hassan Rouhani. In a speech, he elucidated at length on the rationale behind the weapon’s nomenclature by comparing it to Russian surface-to-air missiles.

“Its number is between 300 and 400. It's 373. In any case, his system is stronger than the S-300 and very close to the S-400.”...


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