Iran has flown its smaller version of the RQ-170


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, Hajizadeh had informed in September that "the prototype model of this drone (which was 60% smaller than the original drone in size) flew about three months ago

We have plans to bring into operation, at least, four indigenized RQ-170 drones for missions by the end of this (Iranian) year (March 20)," Commander of the IRGC Aerospace Force Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizadeh said on Wednesday



it will enter service in different shapes and performance and only composite material is used and its low cost.

four units will be delivered by the end of the Persian year and mass-production will start, next year.

Source: farsnews( and user kolang in defence-pk)
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"We can't give back the usa original rq-170 but after sanctions we might send a copied version for them" Hajizade said