The RQ-170 Sentinel is stealthy unmanned aircraft system (commonly known as a drone) developed by Lockheed Martin’s Skunk Works division. (Aerowiki)
The Iranian regime today reported that they shot down a US drone in eastern Iran.
The Islamic Republic News Agency reported:
A US spy drone was shot down by Iranian armed forces in east of the country, said an informed military official Sunday.
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He noted that the unmanned craft is of the type ‘RQ170’ which was slightly damaged is currently in the hands of the Iranian forces.
Armed forces with a dominant control over the country’s borders managed to indentify and down the invading plane.
Stating that this is a clear example of aggression on Iran’s borders, he added that Iranian armed forces are fully ready to counter any aggression.