Qased SLV | Noor

Iranian Space Agency launch of a Qased SLV Rocket

Launch Status

Iranian Space Agency was scheduled to launch a Qased SLV rocket as part of the Noor mission. The launch window for the Government/Top Secret mission was on Tue, Apr 21st, 2020, 11:59 PM EDT from Unknown Pad, Shahrud Missile Test Site, Iran. The status of the launch was Success. Don’t miss this exciting rocket launch!



This is the first launch of the Qased launch vehicle, which is reported to have placed a military satellite called Noor into 425-km orbit.


Unknown Pad, Shahrud Missile Test Site, Iran

Shahrud Missile Test Site, Islamic Republic of Iran



Iranian Space Agency

The Iranian Space Agency is Iran's governmental space agency. Iran became an orbital-launch-capable nation in 2009. Iran is one of the 24 founding members of the United Nations Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space, which was set up in 1958.