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IRAN ASR (LSM) class

Country of Origin: Iran

ship list


 0 IRAN ASR-class LANDING SHIPS, MEDIUM (LSM)

 Name                              Completed     Status

 IRAN ASR (ex-M/V ARYA AKIAN)      1978          Stricken
 IRAN GHADR (ex-M/V ARYA DOKHT)    1978          Stricken

description

Five Japanese-built ARYA SAHAND-class landing ships were originally completed in 1978 for commercial service, but were taken over by the Iranian navy in 1980 at the outset of the Iran-Iraq War. They were given names starting with "Iran."

status

None.

builders

 Teraoka...

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