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Safir



Iranian launcher based on the Kavoshgar-1, a modification of the Shahab-3 IRBM.

Safir 1 is a 2-stage vehicle with a Shahab-3 (Nodong type) based first stage, a liquid fueled second stage with two engines.

Safir 2 has a 2.5 m diameter first stage with 4 engines. The second stage is liquid fueled. Overall 25 m high, can put 350 kg in LEO.

Safir launches


# Launch id Payload Launch date Site Status (orbit in perigee x apogee x inc. x period)
1 n/a Omid? 17 Aug 2008 Failure: second stage problem
2 09004 Omid 02 Fev 2009 at 18:36 UT  
3 11025 Rasad 1 15 Jun 2011 at 9:14 UT  
4 12005 Navid
3 Feb 2012 S?  
5 15006 Fajr 2 Feb 2015 at 08:50 UT S? 52 kg
Notes: Launches from S/Semnan.

Safir 2 launches


# Launch id Payload Launch date Site Status (orbit in perigee x apogee x inc. x period)
1 n/a   19 Apr 2016  
2 n/a   27 Jul 2017 Failure
Notes: Launches from S/Semnan.

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