Iran Displays New Khordad 15 Missile Defense System

On June 9, the Iranian Defense Ministry showcased its indigenously-developed Khordad 15 air defense system. Paired with the Sayyad-3 surface-to-air missile, the system incorporates a new phased-array radar and can reportedly strike airborne targets at a distance of up to 75 km. The Sayyad-3 missile was first displayed publicly in April 2017.