Harperdog writes "Nice article at the Union of Concerned Scientists regarding Iran's Fajr satellite (Dawn satellite), which was supposed to first launch in October, 2011. The head of Iran's Space agency clalims: that the Fajr satellite represents a “remarkable breakthrough” for Iran’s space technology, marking the transition of Iran’s satellite technology from research orbiters to practical and operational satellites.: Interesting read" Link to Original Source
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