Spotlight on the Iranian Navy!

See the Iranian Fleet, an unusual collection of ships!

The Islamic Republic of Iran has an interesting fleet, and some pretty unusual things have happened to it in recent years.

Bandar Abbas, the main naval port, located along the strategically important Strait of Hormuz, is a target-rich (satellite imagery) environment. Recent events prompted the Ship Identification Section (SIS) to shelve other R & D projects, put more pizza pops in the microwave, and get to work on a new set of pages. This is the 31st Navy documented by our project.

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