Iran successfully launches satellite-carrying rocket

Posted on:29 Jul 2017 10:30:01
Iran successfully launches satellite-carrying rocket
29 July 2017 Current Affairs:

Iran successfully launched a satellite-carrying rocket Simorgh into space recently.

The launch of a “Simorgh” rocket that is capable of carrying a satellite weighing 250 kilograms (550 pounds). “Simorgh” means “phoenix” in Farsi.

It took place at the Imam Khomeini National Space Station in Semnan, 220 kilometres (138 miles) east of Tehran.


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