• Iran’s space capabilities and West's policy of excuse-making

    Iran’s space capabilities and West's policy of excuse-making

    Feb 14, 2020 12:25

    "The issue of satellite and satellite carrier is clear in the world and has nothing to do with missile issues," said the Minister of Defense.

  • Mousavi rejects France's claims against Iran's space program

    Mousavi rejects France's claims against Iran's space program

    Feb 11, 2020 19:30

    Tehran (IP) - Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman, Seyyed Abbas Mousavi has rejected France's interventionist statement on Iran's space program.

  • 'Zafar' satellite fails to reach orbit

    'Zafar' satellite fails to reach orbit

    Feb 09, 2020 21:53

    Tehran (IP) - Simorgh carrier rocket launched the Zafar satellite successfully, but the satellite did not reach the speed needed to be injected into the orbit.

  • Zafar satellite to be placed into orbit by Simorgh carrier rocket

    Zafar satellite to be placed into orbit by Simorgh carrier rocket

    Feb 08, 2020 09:28

    Semnan (IP) - The spokesman for the space group of Iran's Aerospace Industry Organization, part of the Defence Ministry, has said the Simorgh rocket which will carry Zafar satellite into orbit has already been transferred to the Imam Khomeini Space Base in Semnan province, east to Tehran.

  • Jahromi: 'Zafar' satellite stabilizes Iran's space tech.

    Jahromi: 'Zafar' satellite stabilizes Iran's space tech.

    Feb 04, 2020 21:12

    Tehran (IP) - Iran's Minister of Information and Communications Mohammad-Javad Azari-Jahromi has said on Tuesday that in case the launch of the Zafar satellite is successful, it will stabilize Iran's space knowledge and technology, but if not, it will be indicative of the chapter of our efforts.

  • ISA Head: Satellite imagery from orbit 530km, primary mission of 'Zafar' satellite

    ISA Head: Satellite imagery from orbit 530km, primary mission of 'Zafar' satellite

    Feb 04, 2020 20:29

    Tehran (IP) - Head of the Iranian Space Agency (ISA) Morteza Barari said on Tuesday that the primary mission of the 'Zafar' satellite is imagery from the orbit 530 km above the Earth.

  • National Day of Space Technology in Iran

    National Day of Space Technology in Iran

    Feb 03, 2020 10:29

    Tehran (IP) – February, 3rd is the anniversary of the successful launch of the "Omid" satellite in 2008 and the National Day of Space Technology here in the Islamic Republic of Iran.

  • ICT Min: Zafar satellite, an important research project

    ICT Min: Zafar satellite, an important research project

    Jan 22, 2020 14:23

    Tehran (IP) - On the sideline of today's cabinet session, Minister of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Mohammad-Javad Azari Jahromi announces the launch of a new satellite, Zafar, into space, saying this is an important research project which we hope will succeed.

  • Domestic-made 'Zafar' satellite unveiled

    Domestic-made 'Zafar' satellite unveiled

    Jan 19, 2020 18:02

    Tehran (IP)- Domestic-made satellite 'Zafar' was unveiled on Sunday at Iran University of Science and Technology with the head of Iran's Space Agency, and officials of Iran's ministries of communications and defense in attendance.

  • Head of SRC: Iran breaks US monopoly on Space Engine construction

    Head of SRC: Iran breaks US monopoly on Space Engine construction

    Jan 18, 2020 11:20

    Tehran (IP) - Head of the Iranian Space Research Center (SRC) has stressed that the Islamic Republic of Iran has acquired the expertise and knowledge for construction of space engines, effectively breaking a monopoly by the United States and a few other countries.