Iranian Designers Built Remotely-Controlled Submersible Phoenix Displacing 3 kg
Iranian designers built a remotely-controlled submersible Phoenix displacing only 3 kg, reports Iranian Student’s News Agency (ISNA).
The agency calls the vehicle “submarine”; her surface speed is 12 mps and submerged speed is 10 mps. Phoenix has one screw and is capable to monitor within a 1-meter radius. Surveillance camera can be mounted as well.
Phoenix performs various maneuvers and has good design. The submersible can be used for military purposes, reports the agency.
Naval Today Staff , January 25, 2012