Fateh sub to debut
New headache for region.
Fateh Submarine to join Iran’s navy fleet late January
Rear Admiral Khanzadi said the construction of the vessel has been completed and it will join the naval fleet on January 29.
Fateh (Conqueror) is a 100% domestically-manufactured submarine. The 600-ton Fateh is among semi-heavy submarines and is equipped with state-of-the-art weaponry such as torpedoes and naval mines. It can operate more than 200 meters below the sea surface for near five weeks, according to Navy officials.
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