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Status

Zafar 2

Launch Time
NET June, 2020

Rocket

Simorgh
ISA
Status: Active
Liftoff Thrust: 1,300 kN
Payload to LEO: 350 kg
Stages: 2
Strap-ons: 0
Rocket Height: 27.0 m

Mission Details

Zafar 2

Zafar are iranian microsatellites with the mission to take high resolution wall maps and aerial photos of locations around the globe. A ground resolution of 22.5 m (other sources 80 m) has been reported. The satellite is reportedly equipped with color cameras for surveying oil reserves, mines, jungles and natural disasters. Two satellites of this type have been built. It is planned to orbit the earth at an altitude of 530 kilometers.
Payloads: 1
Total Mass: 90 kg
Low Earth Orbit

Location

Imam Khomeini Spaceport, Semnan Space Center, Iran