Iran’s ‘Kaman 22’ combat drone + Images
ISWNews Analysis Group: ‘Kaman 22’ is one of the newest drones unveiled by Iran’s Air Force which is in mass production now.
Iran’s Air Force commander visiting ‘Kaman 22 project’ said: This drone is armed with weapons, optical and ECM pods and is about to finish the production phase.
It is the first wide body drone of Iran and has a flight duration of 24 hours and range of more than 3,000 km.
It can carry 300 kg of payload. This drone resembles American drone MQ-9.
General Nasirzadeh said recently that Iran’s Air Force used this drone to control and guide the drill fields lately.
The previous model of Kaman, i.e., Kaman 12, was unveiled in 2018 which has a flight duration of 10 hours and range of 1,000 km. It was used in Iran’s army drill last year to control and observe the drill area.
#Iran Air Force unveiled a new reconnaissance combat drone ‘Kaman-22’ for the first time.
This drones has the ability to carry out the long range operations with capability of carrying a variety of smart ammunitions. pic.twitter.com/mnvoDTlqTZ
— IWN (@A7_Mirza) February 24, 2021