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Zoljanah

Zoljanah [Fars News Agency]

Zoljanah is a new Iranian space launcher. It is apparently based on the Sejil SRBM solid fueled missile. It is likely a replacement for the Safir rocket.

Zoljanah appears to be a three stage launch vehicle using solid- and liquid-fueled stages. Stage 1 and 2 appear to be solid fueled stages of Sejil SRBM heritage. The third stage apparently based on Safir's stage 2. Zoljanah has been designed to take a 220 kg payload to a 500 km orbit similar to Simorgh.

The vehicle stands 25.5 m tall. The first and second stage have a diameter of 1.5 m, while stage 3 and the payload fairing have a diameter of 1.25 m. It has a lift-off mass of 52 t.

The first suborbital flight took place in January 2021 from the Semnan missile range. An orbital flight is expected for later in 2022.

Version Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3
Zoljanah ? ? ?
Performance (kg) LEO LPEO SSO GTO GEO MolO IP
Zoljanah 220 - - - - -
No:             Type                    Serial          Date          LS          Payload

 1      1       Zoljanah                WRS.Z001        xx.01.2021 *  Sem LP-1    R&D
 2      2       Zoljanah                .               26.06.2022 *  Sem LP-1    R&D
 

Planned: 

 x      x       Zoljanah                .               xx.xx.2022    Sem LP-1    Navid (R) ?
 x      x       Zoljanah                .               xx.xx.2022    Sem LP-1    ?
 
 
Launch sites:

Sem = Semnan Satellite Launch Center, Semnan province, Iran Iran
Shr = Shahroud Missile Test Site, Tehran province, Iran Iran


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