Iran has joined the club of air-to-air missiles manufacturers by manufacturing and mass production of Fokure missile.
Fokure missile is a medium-range radar air-to-air missile. It has been designed based on the latest technologies and is fired by fighter aircrafts.
The missile can be propagated to hijackers and has been produced based on the operational requirements of the armed forces. This missile was produced through close cooperation between Army Air Force and Ministry of Defense.
According to our Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami, the missile can engage with various types of striker fighters in its Operational range.