Iranian officials made not with the first satellite launch rocket
This is the August 17 broadcast of a television of Iran Iran’s first self-developed satellite TV launched shot. Iran’s military announced that Iran successfully launched the same day “messenger” rocket, and one called “hope” made satellite into space. Xinhua News Agency/Agence France
TEHRAN, Aug. 18 (Xinhua correspondents car Ling) 18, Iranian officials confirmed that Iran successfully launched a 17 self-developed rocket, while an analog satellite into space.
an unnamed official told the Xinhua News Agency reporters, Iran successfully launched the 17 “messenger” rocket, but Iran’s first satellite developed their own “hope” and did not launch. Iranian media had reported was wrong.
Iran state television also quoted Iranian officials as saying that Iran successfully launched the rocket, the “near future” paved the way for launching a satellite.
Iran 17 Islamic Republic News Agency quoted the military issued a statement saying the military the day the successful launch of “messenger” rocket, and one called “hope” made satellite into space . The aim is to launch long-range launch systems, ground control centers, ground stations and command information systems fully tested.
Iran launch vehicle have aroused the concern of Western countries, because this technology can also be used to launch a nuclear bomb. United States and other Western countries have accused Iran of secretly pursuing nuclear weapons, Iran insists its nuclear program is for peaceful purposes.
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad – Ahmadinejad 15 that Iran will soon launch its first self-developed a satellite, the rocket used to launch satellites and launchers and other facilities entirely by Iran self-development.