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IRGC puts Noor-2 Satellite into orbit

ISNA - Iranian Students' News Agency

Tue / 8 March 2022 / 15:09

Tehran (ISNA) - The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force has successfully put the Noor-2 Satellite into orbit.

The IRGC Aerospace launched the Noor-2 Satellite from the desert of Shahrud by using Qassed launcher on Tuesday morning and put it into orbit at an altitude of 500 km.

The mission of the satellite is reconnaissance and it was put into orbit after 480 seconds at a speed of 6.7 km/s.

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