The Iranian Air Force Deputy Chief Liaison Officer, General Aziz Nasirzadeh, announced on Monday that the country is developing its smart bombs production program and plans to mount air-based cruise missiles on all its fighter jets.

“The Air Force has been using Qassed (Messenger) smart bomb for a long time and its new versions are being developed now to increase its precision capability,” Nasirzadeh told FNA on Monday.

“We have been working on developing smart bombs and smart electro-optically-guided missiles, including laser and GPS-guidance and other smart navigation systems, for years part of which have been tested in the wargames and proved successful,” he added.