Iran to mass produce national tank: General

Tehran, Feb 14, IRNA – The domestically made Karrar tank is going to be mass produced soon, said the commander of the Ground Forces of the Iranian Army on Wednesday.

'Karrar is a unique tank that will be added to the Army in the near future,' said Brigadier General Kiomars Heidari.

Karrar is the first tank that has been designed and made from A to Z in Iran. It is equipped with electro-optical fire control system, laser rangefinder, ballistic computer and ability to fire at fixed and mobile targets during daytime and at night.

Equipped with a navigation system that can be displayed for the tank driver, Karrar is capable of moving through pits, rivers and under water.

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