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Overview

Destination: Low Earth Orbit
Mission: Government/Top Secret

Low Earth Orbit Imam Khomeini Spaceport Semnan Space Center, Islamic Republic of Iran

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.

Updates

spacevogel • June 23, 2021, 6:05 a.m.

Added launch. Details such as launch time or payload were not available, but will be updated if they become known.


Simorgh

Family: Simorgh
Configuration:

Specifications
  • Length
  • Diameter
  • Fairing Diameter
  • Launch Mass
  • Thrust
Family
  • Name
    Simorgh
  • Family
    Simorgh
  • Variant
  • Alias
  • Full Name
    Simorgh
Payload Capacity
  • Launch Cost
  • Low Earth Orbit
  • Geostationary Transfer Orbit
  • Direct Geostationary
  • Sun-Synchronous Capacity

Iranian Space Agency

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Morteza Barari Founded: 2004 Successes: 5 Failures: 9 Pending: 0

Agency Type: Government

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.

INFO WIKI

Semnan Space Center, Islamic Republic of Iran

Imam Khomeini Spaceport


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