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Type Naval Defence Cannon
Place of origin Iran
Service history
Used by Islamic Republic of Iran Navy
Production history
Manufacturer Iran
Produced September 2006
Caliber 76 mm (Medium)
Rate of fire 85 rds/min
Effective firing range 7 km (aerial) 17 km (surface)

The Fajr-27 system is a domestically manufactured Iranian rapid fire naval artillery system based on the Italian OTO Melara 76mm dual purpose gun.[1]

The system was publicly unveiled for the first time in September 2006.[2]

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