Iran’s drones ‘walk’ into area of ​​responsibility of the U.S. air defense

TEHRAN, (BM) – Iran received a full “picture” of the deployment of military equipment and missile defense / air defense systems at US bases located in the Middle East, learned citing Military-Industrial Courier magazine.

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According to the information published on Twitter, the Iranian military using remote access learned how to crack the Patriot air defense and missile defense systems. To do this, reconnaissance drones were used, which broadcast radiation from electronic warfare systems, suppressing US radar stations.

As evidence, Tehran published photographs showing how the Iranian UAV freely flies the largest US military bases in neighboring Iraq and on the west coast of the Persian Gulf. At the same time, the Patriot air defense missile systems did not see him, although they were supposed to be detected when approaching a distance of 50 kilometers.

The same situation was observed in the sky over Saudi Arabia, where Iranian drones took off everything they wanted to see and at the same time were not detected by any air defense system.

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At the moment, it is not known how the Iranian military managed to achieve such success. However, according to experts, a significant role in this operation was played by Iran’s latest Russian electronic warfare systems, which turned off the American air defense systems.


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