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The Rise and Proliferation of Iranian UAVs

Iran has been developing UAVs and using them in operations since the 1980s. These Iranian UAVs, or systems based on Iranian technology, are now used by several other countries and non-state actors. This intelligence briefing examines the rise of Iranian UAVs. Specifically, it will cover:

  • Iranian UAV development
  • Operational Iranian UAVs
  • Proliferation of Iranian UAVs to international customers and non-state actors
  • Regional response to Iranian UAV development