Iran state TV says country to launch 3 satellites this year

Iran's state TV says the country plans to send three satellites into orbit in the next three months despite a failed launch in August.

State television on Tuesday quoted the head of Iran's , Morteza Barari, as saying the satellites were to transmit data for civilian purposes such as navigation, agriculture and the environment. He didn't elaborate.

In September, Iran acknowledged an explosion in its space center before a satellite launch, the third failure involving a rocket this year.

The U.S. alleges such launches defy a U.N. Security Council resolution calling on Iran to undertake no activity related to ballistic missiles capable of delivering nuclear weapons. Iran says the tests do not have a military component.

Over the past decade Iran has sent several short-lived satellites into orbit.


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Oct 01, 2019
My guess is at least one of these will actually be a nuke set to act as an EMP over North America. The sad part is that most of the people that will be destroyed in Iran will be blameless as only those in charge made the call to act stupid. Good thing we already have a mini-shuttle able to inspect it for signs of what it really is.

Oct 01, 2019
jeff, you are claiming that iran intends to launch a nuke
to cause extensive damage across the United States
using an untested device
resulting in iran being totally obliterated
you think this is a desirable outcome to the dominant leaders of iran?

considering ancient enmities?
would it not be a much smarter decision for iran,
to use that nuke to destroy riyadh
when the saudi royal families & collaterals are all in one place

celebrating their wahhabist led present-day jihad of genocidal pogroms against the shiite populations of the the gulf states

but then, just like the racist rants against the chinas orbiting
concealed nukes?

the beloved leaders of iran, as with those of both chinas
cannot trust their own scientists, engineers & technicians

not to take the opportunity to consider how stupid it would be toincite the wrath of america?

& decide that detonating their own bomb over tehran or beijing or taipei might finally result in regime change?


Oct 02, 2019
Never fear, the Space Force is on it:
https://tenor.com...-3554077

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