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Hemmat Industrial Complex

On 15 December 1997 satellite reconnaissance of the Shahid Hemat Industrial Group research facility, just south of Tehran, detected the heat signature of an engine test for this new missile. The test was either the sixth or eighth conducted in 1997, depending on conflicting interpretations of available intelligence.

 

Overview

Industrial Complex

Testing and Support Area

References



Satellite Imagery of the Testing and Support Area

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Area A
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(Source: Digital Globe, 23 May 02)



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