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Status

Failure

Nahid-1

Launch Time
Thu Aug 29, 2019
Satellite imagery appears to show that the rocket exploded on the launch pad during prelaunch operations. Iran claims that the satellite was not yet on the launch vehicle.

Rocket

Safir-1B+
ISA
Status: Active
Liftoff Thrust: 337 kN
Payload to LEO: 50 kg
Stages: 2
Strap-ons: 0
Rocket Height: 26.0 m

Mission Details

Nahid-1

Nahid-1 is an Iranian communications satellite.
Payloads: 1
Low Earth Orbit

Location

Stats

2019

62nd orbital launch attempt

Iranian Space Agency

12th mission
8th failed mission