September 26, 2012
Iran refused to return the US RQ-170 Sentinel drone
it captured in December 2011
Iran has unveiled what it says is a new “indigenous” long-range unmanned drone capable of flying over most of the Middle East, state media report.
The Shahed (Witness) 129 had a range of 2,000km (1,240 miles) and could be equipped with bombs and missiles, the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps said.
[…] Last year, the Iranian authorities displayed a US drone which they claimed to have brought down electronically.