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Simorgh

Iranian Space Agency

Launch Status
Failure

Mission


Unknown

  • Type: Government/Top Secret
  • Orbit: Low Earth Orbit

According to U.S. Space Command, Iran suffered a rocket launch failure early on June 12th. While there are no details available as to which rocket was used, what the payload was or how exactly the launch had failed, OSINT efforts suggest that the launcher used was the Simorgh rocket. This makes it a fourth consecutive failure of the Simorgh launch vehicle.

Location


Imam Khomeini Spaceport

Semnan Space Center, Islamic Republic of Iran

Imam Khomeini Spaceport has witnessed the launch of 5 rockets, including 5 orbital launch attempts, while Semnan Space Center, Islamic Republic of Iran, has been the site for 13 rocket launches.

Imam Khomeini Spaceport

Rocket


Iranian Space Agency Simorgh

Agency


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.

Iranian Space Agency
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