Space Program



  • ماهواره تزیینی 2018-03-14 15:07

    Iran to complete 1st operational satellite next year

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – Head of Iran’s Space Research Center has predicted that Iran’s first operational satellite ‘Saha’ and 'Nahid-2' telecommunication satellite will be completed next year.

  • پایگاه ملی فضایی امام خمینی 2018-01-14 18:20

    Iran ranks first in space science in region

    TEHRAN, Jan. 14 (MNA) – The head of Iranian Space Agency said that Iran ranks top in space science in the region and holds the 11th world ranking.

  • محمد جواد آذری جهرمی 2017-10-03 16:05

    Iran claims 5 orbital slots to place satellites

    TEHRAN, Oct. 03 (MNA) – Iran’s Minister of Communication and Information Technology announced that Iran has been granted 5 orbital slots, adding arrangements to position the satellites at 43.5 degrees are underway.

  • فضاپیما 2017-09-18 16:31

    Iran ready to join 2 intl. space projects

    TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) – Iran’s ICT Minister Azari Jahromi announced the country’s readiness to join two international space projects which include “optical space observation” and “Data Sharing Service Platform”.

  • Li Xinjun 2017-09-16 16:37

    APSCO chief:

    Iran ready for space development program

    TEHRAN, Sep. 16 (MNA) – Following evaluating Iran's space achievements, General Secretary of Asia-Pacific Space Cooperation Organization said that the Islamic Republic is ready for Space Development Program.

  • فضانورد 2017-09-11 16:05

    Iran to send human to space by 2025

    TEHRAN, Sep. 11 (MNA) – While announcing continued studies to send humans to space, the head of Iran’s Aerospace Research Institute (ARI) said they may try sending a robot or a live creature before the final stage of sending a human.

  • محمدجواد ظریف 2017-07-29 09:42


    US measures indicate ill-treatment

    TEHRAN, Jul. 29 (MNA) – Iran's foreign minister said the US response to Iran's launch of Simorgh satellite carrier signaled the country's mistreatment, adding that Iran does not produce missiles designed to carry nuclear weapons.

  • پایگاه ملی فضایی امام خمینی 2017-07-28 11:32

    Iran launches Simorgh satellite carrier from Imam Khomeini Space Center

    TEHRAN, Jul. 28 (MNA) – Iran opened its first rocket launch site on Thursday with launching Simorgh carrier which took Tolou satellite to the orbit.

  • منوچهر منطقی 2016-06-01 13:17

    Head of Iran Space Agency:

    Iran to ramp up space coop. with other countries

    TEHRAN, Jun. 01 (MNA) – Head of Iranian National Space Agency (INSA) said the agency is planning to increase international cooperation in the field of space sciences and technology.

  • S Korea, US to discuss space program 2016-04-26 11:51

    S Korea, US to discuss space program

    SEOUL, Apr. 26 (MNA) – South Korea and the United States will have talks this week on boosting their cooperation in space exploration, a government ministry said Tuesday, as South Korea is pushing for a lunar exploration project.