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Iran to unveil satellite

Posted on Dec 24, 09:55AM | IANS

Iran will unveil an indigenously built satellite in February next year, Xinhua reported Sunday.

The satellite, named Nahid, will be unveiled Feb 2 on the occasion of Iran's National Space Technology Day, Iran Space Agency (ISA) director Hamid Fazeli said.

Tehran also hopes to send its two other indigenously built satellites, Fajr and Sharifsat, into space in the near future.