Iran’s Simorgh rocket lifts off at an undisclosed location in Iran. Photo: Iranian defence ministry via dpa
Iran’s Simorgh rocket lifts off at an undisclosed location in Iran. Photo: Iranian defence ministry via dpa
Iran

Iran launches new space rocket amid Vienna nuclear talks

  • The Phoenix satellite launcher was carrying ‘three research cargos’, a defence ministry spokesman said
  • Western governments are concerned that satellite launch systems share technologies used in ballistic missiles capable of delivering atomic warheads

Topic |   Iran
Iran’s Simorgh rocket lifts off at an undisclosed location in Iran. Photo: Iranian defence ministry via dpa
Iran’s Simorgh rocket lifts off at an undisclosed location in Iran. Photo: Iranian defence ministry via dpa
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