Iran’s mass production of the Ghadir class submarine continues to support Iran’s focus on indigenous development of defense equipment as well as bolster Iran’s asymmetric naval strategy.

Let’s face it, Iran’s naval vessels are no match for their US military counterparts, especially in the realm of conventional fighting. However, Iran is anything but a conventional player.

Attesting to that fact, is Iran’s mass production of the Ghadir coastal submarine whose numbers are reported to be well up around 20—though 20 Ghadir have yet to be observed on open source satellite imagery. […]