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Iranian Fake Aircraft Carrier

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27.05473N, 55.9730151E

Iranian fake aircraft carrier Gachin shipyard near Bandar Abbas on the Persian Gulf. The fake carrier resembles Nimitz-class aircraft carrier. The fake carrier might be blown up, either as a target practice or for propaganda purposes.

The carrier is moved to another location. The image is from Google Earth at 11. March 2015.
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The carrier is now in Bandar Abbas. It is the same place where Iranian Kilo-class submarines are located. The image is from Google Earth at 11. March 2015.
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Location: 27.141667N, 56.2019E

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The carrier has returned to Bandar Abbas. The corner of the carrier is destroyed and probaply it is under repair. Image from Google Map 18. May 2015.
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Link to the location.

In July 2015 the carrier has again been transported to another unknown place.

In September 2015 the carrier appears again in Bandar Abbas.
27.1337141N, 56.1965786E