The Chief Executive of the Department of Defense’s Electronic Industries Organization, Brigadier General Shahrokh Shahram, commented on Sun. on the occasion of August 22nd, the commemoration of the National Defense Industry Day, reiterating that communications networking is a power factor in modern wars.
Regarding the measures in the field of electronics, he said: â€œWhen the Americans left Iran, many thought that the Iranian army could not continue its work, but with the efforts made after the glorious victory of the Islamic Revolution in 1979 and also during the eight years Sacred Defense (Iraq declared war on Iran in 1980-1988), we were not only able to thwart threats against the country at the borders, but we also turned threats into an opportunity for prosperity and self-sufficiency for the country. “
Elsewhere, Brigadier General Shahrokh Shahram referred to the importance of self-sufficiency in the manufacture of electronic parts, radar and communications equipment, adding: â€œThe experience we have gained during the Eight Years of Sacred Defense has shown us that we have to be self-sufficient. “in the field of combat and military equipment, because no country provides us with this equipment.”
Today, the Defense Department’s Electronic Industries Organization can manufacture thousands of wireless devices for the country’s armed forces, he said.
He then referred to the collaboration of his organization with universities and knowledge-based companies, adding, “We currently have a fair collaboration and collaboration with 600 academic centers and 900 knowledge-based companies established to meet the requirements of the armed forces in the relevant field.”
MA / Al-ALAM